Far North: Nurse Killed in Boko Haram Attack. Militants of the Boko Haram group have killed a health worker in Cameroon’s Far North region, according to local and security sources.
The militants attacked a small medical store of the nurse in Tchika locality of the region, killing him and making away with some medical products, an army officer in the region familiar with the attack told Xinhua.
The unfortunate incident happened on the night of Saturday 6th July 2022.
An officer who asked not to be named said the attackers probably failed to kidnap him and decided to kill him instead.
Locals recount that the deceased provided basic vital medical assistance to the community.
Cameroon’s army is stepping up offensives against the group following repeated attacks and abduction of civilians in the region.