Police defuse bomb in Borno IDP camp
A bomb was defused by men from the Borno state police command at the Dalori internally displaced persons camp (IDP) in the state's Konduga LGA.
Residents of the camp awoke to discover a sack containing an improvised explosive device (IED). Everyone at the camp, including armed police officers, stood back and waited for the anti-bomb squad to arrive and verify the contents of the objects.
When the anti-bomb squad arrived, they confirmed that it was a bomb. They were able to defuse it without causing any injuries.
Boko Haram Fight Troops In Borno Village
It was a survival battle yesterday night when an attack broke out in Damasak Local Government Area of Borno between the Nigerian soldiers and Boko Haram fighters in the fierce battle.It was gathered that the attack started after the insurgents stormed the town to attack a military formation.Military sources, however, hinted that they met stiff resistance from troops.In terse statement, Brig.-Gen. Texas Chukwu, Director Army Public Relations, said that...
15 killed,53 injured in Borno fresh market suicide attack
Fifteen persons were on Saturday killed and 53 others injured in a twin suicide bomb attacks on Biu market. Biu is the biggest town in the South of Borno State, and this is one of the worst attacks on the town by suspected members of Boko Haram.According to a statement by the spokesman for the Borno State Police Command, Victor Isuku, a Deputy Superintendent of Police, two female suicide attackers strapped with explosives launched the attack on the main market i...
Bomb planted by IPOB/ESN wounded two members in Imo – Nigerian Army
The Nigeria Army, on Wednesday, said an improvised explosive device (IED) planted by members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and its armed wing, Eastern Security Network (ESN), has exploded, causing severe injuries to two members of the outlawed group.In a statement, Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu, Brigadier General Director Army Public Relations, said the incident occurred along Eke Ututu-Orsu road in Orsu Local Government Area of Imo State.According...
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