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Suicide Bombers invade University of Maiduguri, two persons dies

By Bankole Wright

Report has it that two persons were  killed at a suicide attack at the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID) on Eid-el-Fitr, the spokesman of the Police in Borno State, Victor Isuku, has revealed.

Isuku, who informed newsmen on the Borno Police Whatsapp page, said that he was at the scene of the incident at about 12:05 a.m. on Monday.

“At UNIMAID only one male suicide bomber died. Three university security personnel were injured. One later died.”

Isuku also confirmed that there were other suicide attacks on the town on the Sallah night.

Meanwhile, a member of the youth vigilante in the town, said that the suicide attack was not targeted at the university alone.

He said, “There was suicide attack at Zannari, a community close to the university at about 10:30 p.m.”

The member of the youth vigilante group, who called our correspondent at about 5 a.m., said the suicide bomber was still lying in the community.

He revealed that there was no less that three suicide attacks on Maiduguri on Sunday night.



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