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Borno: Security Operatives Foil Suicide Bomb Attacks

SAHARA REPORTERS, NEW YORK – 

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NIGERIA — Security operatives, including members of the Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF), on Friday, foiled attempts by three bombers to wreak havoc in Usmanti, Mafa Local Government Area of Borno State.  

This was disclosed in a statement issued by Mr. Victor Isuku, spokesperson of the Borno State Police Command.

According to the statement, the suicide bombers, made up of two females and one male, attempted to enter Usmanti at about 9.49pm.

They were, however, spotted by vigilant CJTF officials, who quickly alerted the joint security personnel deployed in the area.

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The statement added that the security personnel chased the suicide bombers who, in an attempt to escape, hurriedly detonated Improvised Explosive Devices strapped on their bodies. In the process, they killed themselves and injured two CJTF officials. The injured CJTF officials were taken to the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital for treatment.

A team from the Police Explosive Ordinance Department visited the scene to sanitize and render it safe.

Back in July, Al Jazeera reported that suicide bombers killed at least 15 people and injured 21 in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri, police officials confirmed.

The attack is just another series of suicide bomb attacks on the city in the past few weeks. Borno, of which Maiduguri is the capital, is the Nigerian state worst affected by eight years of attacks by the Boko Haram group.

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Borno state police commissioner Damian Chukwu told reporters that most of the victims were civilians manning security posts.

“The bombers detonated IEDs (improvised explosive devices) strapped to their bodies at different locations of the area, killing 19 people, including the bombers,” he said.

“A total of 23 people were injured.”

Bello Danbatta, a spokesman for the Civilian Joint Task Force (JTF) group and chief security officer at the Borno State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), said it appeared his men were the targets.

Two of the bombers blew themselves up at checkpoints manned by JTF members, who assist the military with security and sometimes accompany soldiers on operations against Boko Haram jihadists.

“In all we lost 12 of our gallant JTF,” he said.

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