Security agents shoot dead female suicide bombers in Borno

Two suspected female suicide bombers were shot dead by security agents in Maiduguri on Saturday. A statement by the spokesman of the Police Command in Borno, Victor Isuku, disclosed that the bombers were shot when they attempted to enter Maiduguri through the Umarari in Molai, near Damboa road. “On Saturday at about 20:45hrs, two female… Read More Security agents shoot dead female suicide bombers in Borno

Several injured as suicide bomb blows up self at mosque in Borno

A suicide bomber suspected to be member of Boko Haram terrorist strapped with Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) on Wednesday morning killed himself, and left dozens of people injured near a mosque in Sulimanti ward of Maiduguri, the Borno state capital. There were reports that the suicide bombers, two in number stormed the area, but the… Read More Several injured as suicide bomb blows up self at mosque in Borno

200 NSCDC personnel deployed to liberated towns in Borno

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has deployed 200 of its personnel to terror-liberated towns in Nigeria’s northeastern state of Borno. Mr Ibrahim Abdullahi, the NSCDC Commandant in the state, stated this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Maiduguri. “We have already deployed 100 to Dikwa… Read More 200 NSCDC personnel deployed to liberated towns in Borno

Two suicide bombers nabbed by soldiers in Borno

The Nigerian Army, on Friday, said it had averted another blast in Borno following the interception of two suspected suicide bombers near Maiduguri. Col. Sani Usman, the Acting Director of Nigerian Army Public Relations, said this in a statement issued in Maiduguri. Usman said that the interception was done in collaboration with the local vigilantes,… Read More Two suicide bombers nabbed by soldiers in Borno

225 cans of petrol seized from black market operators in Borno

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, has seized 225 jerry cans containing 5, 625 litres of petrol from black market operators in Maiduguri, Borno. The state Commandant of NSCDC, Mr Ibrahim Abdullahi, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), on Sunday that the products were seized from illegal sources in different locations of… Read More 225 cans of petrol seized from black market operators in Borno