Boko Haram May Strike During Sallah – JTF Warns

The Joint Task Force, JTF, in Borno State, known as Operation Restore Order yesterday warned of possible attacks on residents by members of the Boko Haram sect during the Eid- El- Fitricelebration,

The task force said that intelligence available to it indicates that the terrorists plan to carry out massive attacks and bombings inMaiduguri metropolis and other parts of Borno State any moment from now and during the Idel – Fitr Sallah Celebration.”

A statement issued and signed by its spokesman, Sagir Musa, a lieutenant, the task force urged resident to be vigilant about the happenings around them.

“The public are also reminded to be cautious and to report any suspicious movement, actions and abandoned objects in public places particularly those in polythene bags and other sacks to the nearest security check points for immediate action,” the task force admonished.

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