Two female suicide bombers have been arrested by troops of Operation Lafiya Dole at Mushemiri village in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno state, while attempting to infiltrate the 222 Battalion defensive locations.
The army made this known through its official page while stating that the suspected suicide bomber and her accomplice were arrested yesterday.
According to the army, the Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) vest strapped to her body was diffused; adding that investigation is still in progress.
“At about 9.30 p.m. today Dec. 19, 2018; a suspected female suicide bomber and her accomplice were intercepted at Mushimari settlement in Konduga local government area of Borno while attempting to infiltrate the 222 Battalion defensive locations.
“They were apprehended by the troops and the IEDs vest strapped to the suspected suicide bomber was successfully immobilised, preliminary investigation is ongoing,” the tweets read
Recall also Naija News reported that troops of Operation Lafiya Dole repelled Boko Haram terrorists’ attack at Jakana village in Kaga Local Government Area of Borno State.