Boko Haram terrorists
Barely 24 hours after the Boko Haram sect released new video claiming attack on military base in Kumshe and Gulumba areas of Borno State, another village Baleh Shuwari less than 500m from Giwa Barracks is said to be currently under attack by the insurgents.
There is confusion in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, as police officers deployed to the state on special duty took to the streets, barricading the highway to protest six months of unpaid allowances.
The Police in Borno on Tuesday said two Boko Haram suicide bombers were killed in a failed attempt to attack a mosque in Jidari Polo area in Maiduguri.
Troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE have in the late hours of Thursday successfully repelled Boko Haram Terrorist incursion in the outskirt of Jidari Polo area of Maiduguri.
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has confirmed the death of three suicide bombers at Muna area of Maiduguri in an attempt to infiltrate the town in Friday.
A federal government delegation led by the Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, and four other ministers, are currently in Maiduguri, Borno state, for a special meeting on military and security.
Two female suicide bombers this morning detonated their explosive belts killing themselves and 13 others in Biu town, Biu Local Government Area of Borno State.
Maiduguri, Borno State capital witnessed multiple blasts triggered by suspected Boko Haram suicide bombers Tuesday morning with four people confirmed dead and six others, according to eyewitnesses.
Reports reaching us from Maiduguri, the Borno state capital, said a powerful explosion was heard around Muna garage. Kabiru Shettima, a resident, who spoke to our correspondent on phone, said those who survived the blast were being taken to the hospital in tricycles popularly called Keke Napep.
A soldier allegedly shot and killed a tricycle rider following an auto crash in which two other people sustained injuries in Maiduguri yesterday. The Borno State Secretary of Keke Nepep Participants Development Association, Isiaka Ado, said, “Two people were wounded and a tricycle rider shot dead by an angry soldier.