Suicide bombers attack petrol tankers in Borno State

Suicide bomb vest.jpg
Three suicide bombers lost their lives today along Damboa Road in Maiduguri, the capital city of Borno State.

According to the Borno state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Damian Chuckwu, two female bombers and a male bomber attacked petroleum tankers parked near a filling station along Damboa road. Two of them detonated while the third was gunned down by a soldier.

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

The petrol tankers burnt during the explosion but fire fighters quickly brought the fire under control. There was no record of civilian casualties.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s