Boko Haram kidnaps 20 people in Cameroon, executes 12

In this screen grab image taken on Feb. 9, 2015 from a video made available by Islamist group Boko Haram, leader Abubakar Shekau makes a statement at an undisclosed location. (AFP)

Suspected members of Boko Haram kidnapped 20 people from a bus in northern Cameroon, then executed 12 of them, a security source and resident said Monday.

The kidnapping occurred on Sunday. An official from a local NGO also confirmed the incident.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:44 - GMT 06:44