BREAKING NEWS: Boko Haram shoots down chopper in Borno

Boko Haram have shot down a helicopter in Borno State.

The chopper belongs to the Nigerian government.

The incident occurred on Tuesday near Banki the town is located in Bama, a local government area frequently terrorised by Boko Haram.

Five persons are reportedly dead but the total number of passengers in the aircraft is not known yet.