Attackers loyal to faction headed by Abu Musab Al-Barnawi, lad of Boko Haram founder Mohammed Yusuf
Boko Haram Islamists have abducted 22 girls and women in two detached raids in north-east Nigeria, both residents and vigilantes said.
In the first attack on Thursday, the jihadists attacked the village of Pulka near the border with Cameroon where they seized 18 girls.
Boko Haram soldiers from Mamman Nur camp arrived in pickup vans around 6am and abducted 14 young girl aged 17 and below while inhabitants fled into the bush, a Pulka community leader said.
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