It was reported in October 2017 that the internet was shut off in that part of the country to quiet dissenters from spreading the news.
State-sanctioned kills have also been reported, with soldiers accused of shooting people.
The BBC Africa Eye has collated and analysed the videos from the killings. Their analysis is a saddening and heartbreaking one, revealing a civil war in the country, with too many killings.
See the documentary below: