Isuku Victor, Maiduguri: Yesterday 4/8/2017, at about 2149hrs, three suicide bombers, a male and two females, attempted to infiltrate Usmanti Community in Mafa LGA.
They were sighted by vigilant CJTF, who quickly alerted the joint security personnel deployed in the area.
The suicide bombers were chased. In the ensuing stampede and an attempt to escape arrest, the suicide bombers hurriedly detonated IEDs strapped on their bodies killing themselves.
However, two CJTFs sustained injuries and were rushed to university of Maiduguri. Police and EOD personnel visited the scene to sanitize and render the area safe.