By ASP MURTALA R. IBRAHIM, 2ic ppro Borno State police command
(Yesterday) 23/7/2017, at about 1345hrs a male suicide bomber with IED strapped on his body, moved towards SARS Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC) patrol team at Muna garage area.
In an attempt to gun him down, the IED exploded killing the bomber. A civilian identity unknown was also killed in the explosion, while seven civilians and four SARS personnel were injured.
Armoured vehicle suffered damage as a result of the blast.
Casualties were rushed to University of Maiduguri Teaching hospital, and are responding to treatment.
Normalcy has been restored and the area sanitized.