Massacre: Boko Haram Beheads 43 Rice Farmers in Borno ….Buhari Reacts, Calls Killing Insane
Not less than 43 rice farmers in the famous rice farming town of Zabarmari in Maiduguri, in Borno State were beheaded by Boko Haram terrorists on Saturday afternoon.
The victims had their throats slit and while they were watched till they gave up the ghost.
The residents of the community however insisted that the deceased would not be buried until the State governor visited the scene of the incident.
In his reaction, President Muhammadu Buhari said the killing was insane and expressed grief over what he called the gruesome killing of innocent rice farmers.
According to the Special Adviser to the President on Media, Sheu Garba, President @MBuhari has expressed grief over the killing of farmers on rice fields at Zabarmari, in Jere Local Government of Borno State, describing the terrorist killings as insane.
“I condemn the killing of our hardworking farmers by terrorists in Borno State. The entire country is hurt by these senseless killings. My thoughts are with their families in this time of grief. May their souls Rest In Peace.”