Boko Haram 1 soldier reportedly killed as bomb blasts rock UNIMAID

Pauline Gross
May 19, 2017

President should help us erect fence round the school in other to prevent further attacks " Aishat Mohammed an undergraduate student told Saharereporters.

Victor Isuku, the spokesperson of the Borno police command, has also confirmed the attack on the university. "Three university security personnel reported injured".

"Four security men in the university including volunteers were treated for injury they sustained as no life was lost except the killed suicide bombers", a rescue worker involved in the evacuation told Xinhua on phone.

Datti said that the vigilant University's Security and Vigilantes group intercepted the suicide bombers before they could gain entrance into the University premises.

The other two bombers detonated theirs near a contruction site also within the proximity of the University premises, killing themselves alone.

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A security guard and a soldier were killed after a twin bomb blast occurred in the university five days ago.

The statement added that one of the bombers hurriedly detonated his IED vest, killing himself instantly.

Boko Haram have stepped up attack in the northeast since it released 82 Chibok Girls earlier this month. At least two bombs exploded during the attack.

On Wednesday, two soldiers were killed after a female suicide bomber detonated her explosives at a military checkpoint.

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