Another explosion hits Maiduguri

Boko HaramFrom AUGUSTINE OSAYANDE in Abuja, Nigeria

ABUJA, (CAJ News) -SUSPECTED Boko Haram terrorists have detonated three improvised explosive devices at Gomari and Ajilari general areas in Maiduguri.

There were no reports of injuries or casualties.

Acting Director of Army Public Relations, Col. Sani Kukasheka Usman, confirmed the development.

“This is to inform the public that there were three improvised explosive devices explosions at Gomari and Ajilari general area in Maiduguri,” he said.

Maidugiri is the capital of Borno State, which is worst hit by the Boko Haram terror.

Usman said although details were not clear, it was important to note the attacks signified high level of desperation on the part of the Boko Haram terrorists.

He added that security personnel and emergency management teams had been drafted to the area and appropriate security measures were being taken.

Usman said the military would not be deterred in its determined efforts of defeating Boko Haram terrorists in the shortest possible time.

“We would like to assure the public also that now the terrorists have shown their ugly presence in such areas, there is need for more vigilance, security consciousness and prompt reporting of suspicious persons or group of persons in their midst,” Usman added.

He said this would enable the security take appropriate measures against the insurgents.

He said the Department of State Services (DSS) was also on the trail of the perpetrators.

– CAJ News





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