Igboeli Arinze, FCT- Following the killing of 43 farmers in Borno State, international human rights organization, Amnesty International has come out to say that 10 women who were also working at the said rice plantation are still missing.
This was contained in a statement obtained by realpoliticsnigeria.ng in which the rights organization gave a break down of the numbers killed by the terrorist group. It stated that 16 were Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) living in the Farm Centre IDP Camp while 10 women working in Kwashabe rice farm were still missing after the attack.
Amnesty pointed out that the terrorist group had been consistently targeting civilians in and across Borno state, calling on the terrorists to end such campaigns against harmless civillians: “Boko Haram and other armed groups must renounce their unlawful and vicious campaign of violence against civilians.”
It also called on the government and the security agencies to live up to the expectations of the people, it stated that: “It is the firm duty of the government to secure lives and properties within its territory. These killings are crimes under international law and there must be accountability.