Nigerian Army Kills 4 Terrorists To Halt Potential Suicide Bombing In Maiduguri

Four terrorists believed to be suicide bombers, apparently heading for a Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation facility along Maiduguri-Damboa road were killed yesterday, Tuesday the 1st of April in their Improvised Explosive Device-laden vehicles.

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The Joint Information Centre for Counter Terrorism Campaign in a statement said that the explosions took place at Mule in the outskirt of Maiduguri in the north eastern part of Nigeria.

Spokesman for the counter terrorism group, Major General Chris Olukolade said that three out of the four explosive-laden vehicles were demobilised by shots fired at them by soldiers at the check point shortly before the explosions.

Five soldiers were wounded while the civilian casualties are yet to be determined.

Culled From: Channels Tv Online


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