The Civilian Joint Task Force in Borno state and Nigerian Troops today killed four girls suspected to be members of the terrorist group, Boko Haram.
Acting Director Army Public Relations, Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman explained how the suicide bombers were gunned down.
“However, few metres short of the checkpoint, one of the bombers swiftly detonated her
vest. The vigilant troops gunned down the other 3 suicide bombers before they carry out their nefarious acts.”
“Sadly, one of the Civilian JTF lost his live and 4 other persons sustained various degrees of injuries. The Nigeria Police Explosive Ordinance Device team in the area safely detonated the unexploded Improvised Explosive Device carried by the other suicide bombers.”