Edet Okon, Maiduguri: At about 5.40am of today, 2suicide bombers infiltrated into Ajilari area in Bama LGA and launched a suicide bomb attack on residents observing morning prayers. They detonated the IEDs strapped to their bodies, killing themselves and two other male victims.
Eight other persons were injured and were rushed to hospital for treatment. The corpses have also been evacuated. The Borno state Police command had deployed men of the PMF and EOD personnel to render the area safe and return normalcy.
The Commissioner of Police Borno state, CP Damian Chukwu assures members of the public of the commitment of the command to safeguard lives and properties at all times. He also urges residents of the state to be vigilant nd report any suspicious person.