The update 24 blog learned that the extremist Terrorists Boko Haram have developed a new tactics in order to penetrate their explosives into Maiduguri. In a statement released by the Army Media Coordinator, Colonel Mustapha Anka this evening, the statement reads thus;
The attention of Operation LAFIYA DOLE has been drawn to terrorists intention to use beggars to cause mayhem, conceal explosive in bundles of firewood to be placed in crowded and strategic areas within Maiduguri and environs.
Additionally, the general public should be wary of terrorists’ plan to deceive the populace by way of shouting “Boko Haram” to create panic in order to lure unsuspected members of the public for maximum casualty during and after the new year celebrations.
The command wishes to remind the general public to be extra vigilant during and after the new year celebrations as the ban on bangers and fire crackers is still in force.
In view of the importance of this information you are please requested to disseminate this piece of information to the general public.
We count on your usual cooperation.