According to reports, the Nigerian Army on Saturday confirmed the killing of at least nine persons in twin blasts in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital.
ColOnel Mustapha Anka, the Deputy Director, Army Public Relations Department, stated this in Maiduguri.
Anka said that the blast occurred at the Bakassi Internally Displaced Persons camp and the NNPC fuel station along Damboa Road.
Anka said: “At about 7.05 a.m. this morning, there were twin simultaneous suicide bomb explosions at the entrance of Bakassi Internally Displaced Persons […]
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has vowed to arrest the killers of Colonel Samaila Inusa.
Buratai vowed that the killers must be brought to book and made to face the law.
It would be recalled that the late Colonel Inusa, was kidnapped on March 27.
The colonel, who was a chief instructor at the Nigerian Army School of Infantry, Jaji, near Kaduna State, was kidnapped at gunpoint on Refinery Junction in Chikun Local Government of Kaduna State on the said […]