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Saturday, 5 August 2017

Police confirm killing of 3 suicide bombers in Maiduguri


GISTSMARK.COM - The Borno Police Command on Saturday said three suicide bombers were killed on Friday at Simari territory of Maiduguri. Mr Victor Isuzu, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), affirmed the killing in an announcement in Maiduguri on Saturday. Isuzu said that the episode happened at around 21.49 p.m., when three suicide aircraft, a male and two females endeavored to infiltrate Usmanti Community in Mafa LGA. "The suicide aircraft were pursued by security faculty in the following rush and trying to escape capture, the suicide planes quickly exploded the IEDs strapped on their bodies slaughtering themselves. "In any case, two individuals from the security staff maintained wounds and were raced to University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital. "Police and EOD faculty went by the scene to secure and render the range safe," he said. A witness, Amin Audu, said the extremists exploited the night to get entrance into Maiduguri. "The intense impact likewise made the explosives strapped to alternate women to explode and blew them into pieces," he said. Maiduguri and other freed zones have seen upsurge of suicide bomb assaults in which many lives and property were lost in the previous two months. The guerillas had as of late assaulted a group of prospecting oil laborers on investigation at Lake Chad Basin. The guerillas likewise assaulted Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in Maiduguri and Dikwa Local Government Area of the state. Additionally, 14 ladies including police work force were stole by the extremists.