4 Suicide Bombers, Others Killed as Explosions Rock Maiduguri!

At least 4 suspected terrorists, believed to be on a suicide bombing mission were killed on Tuesday in Mulai, on the outskirts of Maduguri. According to the Defence Headquarters, the terrorists were apparently heading for an NNPC facility along the Maiduguri-Damboa Road.
Major General Chris Olukolade, the Director of Defence Information disclosed that three of the four explosives-laden vehicles were demobilized by shots fired by soldiers who manned check points in the area, just before the bombs went off. The General also pointed out that explosions took place in Mulai, close to Peace FM, a popular radio station.
About 11 civilians are believed to have also been killed by the three massive explosions which affected the radio station’s perimeter fence while 5 soldiers were also injured. Mulai is a crowded suburb located about 5 kilometers from Maiduguri, the Borno State capital.

Author: NewsAdmin

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