Nigerian Troops Clear Damaturu-Biu Road Of Land mines
The Nigerian troops have cleared Damaturu-Biu road of mines by a team of Nigerian Army Special Forces, Explosives Ordinance Devices with support from Nigeria Police and members of local vigilante.
This was made known is a statement issued by the acting Director of Army Public Relations, Col Sani Kukasheka Usman as an update to the bombing incident that took place at a praying ground in Yobe on Sallah day when two female suicide bombers attacked.
According to him, “During the painstaking and thorough operation, four Improvised Explosives Devices (IEDs) planted by suspected Boko Haram terrorists were discovered and successfully detonated.
Commuters are encouraged to use the road as adequate security is being provided. The Nigerian Army wishes to further enjoin the public to be more security conscious and report any suspicious persons and movements to the security agents.”