Suspected Boko Haram insurgents have again attacked a community in Chibok local government area of Borno state.

The attack comes three days after the insurgents burnt houses in Gatamwarwaward, Chibok.

“They came in through Sambisa forest at about 7pm and they have been setting the village on fire,” a Chibok resident said.

Kaumutiyahi is at least 13 kilometres away from Chibok.

A military source noted that the Nigeria’s army 117 battalion stationed in Chibok were getting set to move into Kaumutiyahi.

In December, the insurgents attacked Makalama, a village in Gatamawarwa ward. Bwalakia villagers were also attacked three days after the Makalama attack, burning houses and leaving villagers stranded.

As at the time of filling this report there has note been any official response from the Army spoke person.