JSTF TROOPS KILL 2 TERROR SUSPECTS, ARREST 3 OTHERS FOLLOWING IED BLASTS IN MAIDUGURI

FINAL SOLUTION: Appreciative Nigerians wave to troops inside  an Otokar Cobra APC in a conflict zone

Appreciative Nigerians wave to troops inside an Otokar Cobra APC in a conflict zone in northern Nigeria

VANGUARD
4 December, 2012

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Eleven persons were killed in Borno when members of the Joint Task Force, JTF, clashed with suspected terrorists in Maiduguri, the state capital.

Violence was said to have broken out resulting in the death of 11 people at 9am yesterday, when two people suspected to be terrorists were shot dead while three others were arrested by men of JTF at the main entrance of the Musa Usman Civil Service Secretariat amid multipleexplosions at the Gwange Ward.

Mr. Inuwa Usman, a resident of the area said nobody died during the Gwange explosions, but that an ANPP Councilor, Abatcha Gajigana was shot dead in his residence in the area, just as two classroom teachers were killed in their classrooms.

The school proprietor, Kofi Amag said he would close the institution following the attack.

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