Boko Haram terror group has released videos of four men abducted in Borno and Yobe States.
In the short video, the men stated their names, where they work, the date they were abducted and the location.
The victims include a UNICEF staff, a Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) officer, a poultry farmer and a former bank staff.
Below is the full transcription of the victims’ statements as translated by Premium Times.
- Salamalikum. My name is Imranu Mohammed Askira, I am a poultry farmer and a contract staff with NDA. Soldiers of Kalifa abducted us between Buratai and Buni Yadi on the 21/11/2021. As I am talking now, I am together with them.
2: Salamalikum. My name is Zakariya Ajikime. I work with UNICEF. We left Maiduguri to Damboa and I was abducted between Sabon gari and Wajoroko on the 3/10/2021 and I am still in their custody as I speak now today, 21/11/2021.
Salamalikum. My name is Mohammed Askira. I worked with Premier Commercial Bank in Maiduguri before. The soldiers of Khalifa abducted us on the 6/11/2021 between Buratai and Buni Yadi today, 21/11/2021. We are still together with them.
Salamalikum. My name is Yusuf Nasiru. I work with Road Safety. I left Kano travelling to Maiduguri and was abducted on the 2/11/2021. Today, 21/11/2021, I am still together with them.