The Borno State Police Command has confirmed the death of two female suicide bombers who attempted to enter Giwa Military Barracks but were intercepted by armed security operatives on duty.
The suicide bombers who hurriedly detonated their EIDs also injured about 9 other people Wednesday night.
A statement issued by the PPRO DSP Joseph Kwaji Thursday read, “On 14/03/2018 at about 2025 hrs. Two Female suicide bombers in an attempt to infiltrate into Alikaramanti area, after Giwa Barracks were intercepted by security operatives on duty, thereby hurriedly detonated the IED strapped to their bodies killing themselves and injuring Nine others.
” EOD have rendered area safe. Corpses and injured victims evacuated to the hospital. Normalcy restored”.