UN convoy Attacked by BH Boys in Bama, Borno

Alleged Boko Haram members attacked a United Nation convoy
carrying staff from UNICEF, UNFPA, and IOM yesterday. The convoy was traveling
from Bama to Maiduguri in Borno State after delivering special food to
malnourished children IDP camps in the state, when they were attacked.A UNICEF employee and an IOM contractor were injured
in the attack and are being treated at a local hospital. All other
UNICEF, IOM and UNFPA staff are safe.‎

Four soldiers received gunshot wounds.

The United Nations has temporarily suspended humanitarian assistance missions pending review of the security situation. 


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