Police Foil Suicide Attack In Borno

By Bola Kougbe


Police in Borno have foiled an attack by three female suicide bombers in the state.

The Police Deputy Superintendent of the state, Victor Isuku, said the assailants who were strapped with bombs on their bodies were headed for Maiduguri in the early hours of Friday.  They were reportedly shot dead by soldiers in the area.

It was gathered that two of the bombs exploded killing all three female. The third bomb was reportedly disarmed by a Police Bomb Disposal Unit.


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