At least three person has been feared dead after two suicide bomb attack on Wednesday morning in Maiduguri.
A senior member of the civillian JTF, Danbatta Bello said;“We heard the first explosion about some few minutes after midnight but soldiers were able to stop him from carrying out his attack when they shot him near the security check post in Usmanti. His bombs went off not quite 50 meters away from the sandbags at the check post as soon as the soldier sitting on top of a security observation post shot at him,”.
“The second one was a young girl who was trying to attack worshippers in a mosque during the early morning prayer time at about 5.30am. Some of our boys tried to stop her so she decided to detonate the bomb, which killed her and one of our members. Two others were injured by the explosion as well”.
“We are just leaving the site of the second blast now, and everything is calm now”.
Bello also said rescue officials have evacuated the victims from the sites.