205 Views

Suicide Bombers Die as Worshipers Foil Attack on Borno Mosque

Residents on Wednesday foiled a suicide attack on a mosque in a community in Borno State.

It was gathered that two female suicide bombers attempted to infiltrate a mosque at the Polo Jiddari area of the town during early morning prayer.

Confirming the development, the spokesman for the police in Borno, Edet Okon, in a statement said, “Today being 09/05/18 at about 0500 hours, two female suicide bombers attempted to infiltrate one Alhaji Bunu’s mosque.

“They were sighted by worshippers who promptly raised the alarm. As a result, the bombers hurriedly detonated the IEDs strapped to their bodies, killing themselves only.

“A team of EOD and other combat police personnel were promptly deployed to sanitise the scene and render the area safe. The Commissioner of Police, Borno State, CP Damian Chukwu, advises members of the public to go about their lawful activities without fear and to remain alert at all times.”

You may be interested

Ogun State First Lady, Olufunso Amosun Worried Over Weight Gain [Photo]
Metro News
59 views
Metro News
59 views

Ogun State First Lady, Olufunso Amosun Worried Over Weight Gain [Photo]

MT - August 14, 2018

Ogun State First lady, Mrs Olufunso Amosun, who shared a beautiful photo on her Instagram page yesterday, launched a ‘diet…

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo Finally Demands Complete Overhaul of SARS
Government & Politics
66 views
Government & Politics
66 views

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo Finally Demands Complete Overhaul of SARS

MT - August 14, 2018

Following the incessant cases of abuse of power by the  Special Anti-robbery Squad (SARS), acting President Yemi Osinbajo has directed…

Ex-Brazil Striker Ronaldo Discharged From Hospital
Sports
51 views
Sports
51 views

Ex-Brazil Striker Ronaldo Discharged From Hospital

PH - August 14, 2018

Retired Brazilian striker Ronaldo left a clinic in Ibiza on Tuesday following a four-night stay for treatment for a flu…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.