8 teenage girls have been abducted by suspected Boko Haram terrorists.
The girls aged between 12 to 15 were abducted in Warabe village of Gwoza Local government Area of Borno State.
The gunmen also carted away foodstuff and livestocks belonging to the villagers before fleeing into the bush.
Gwoza, which is about 160 kilometres drive from Maiduguri the Borno State capital, had witnessed series of attacks and bombing by suspected terrorists in recent times.
The group of terrorists invaded Warabe village on Sunday night, and abducted 8 of our teenage girls before carting away our foodstuffs and livestock.
However, the gunmen numbering over 20, armed with AK47 rifles did not kill anybody, but scared parents before abducting the teenage girls in their watchful eyes.
It was gathered that they fled towards the hilly border areas between Gwoza and Cameron Republic.