Boko Haram Hits Yobe Again

. Shoot 16, Blow Up Telecommunication Masts

Suspected members of the Boko Haram sect on Thursday struck again in Damaturu, the Yobe State capital, blowing up telecommunication masts belonging to Airtel, Globacom and Etisalat. Street Journal gathered that improvised explosive devices and petrol bombs were used in the early morning attack.

After destroying the masts, the well armed terrorists embarked on a shooting spree killing about 16 people including a Protocol Officer at the Yobe State Government House, Mallam Adamu.

Indications have emerged that telecom companies might be the targets in the new wave of attacks as several masts and base stations were blown up in Maiduguri, Borno State on Wednesday.

Author: NewsAdmin

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