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Again Boko Haram Attack Convoy Of Governor Zulum Of Borno State

Valentine Chinyem

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The convoy of Babagana Zulum of Borno State came under attack by Boko Haram terrorists, who opened fire on it on Sunday evening.

The governor who was said to be on his way back from Baga, was attacked along Monguno-Maiduguri axis.

This is coming barely 48 hours after the terrorist group ambushed the governor’s convoy along Cross Kauwa-Baga Road, leaving 12 policemen, 5 soldier, 4 civilian JTF and 9 civilians 30 dead.

Sunday’s attack was however foiled, when the troops of the Nigerian Air force showed up to the governor’s rescue.
A soldier was also confirmed to have been injured during the attack.

Governor Zulum has since arrived Maiduguri, the state capital.

This is the third time the governor would be attacked in two months.