Boko Haram Planning Attacks During Ramadan Fasting Period


The Directorate of Information at the Defense Headquarters (DHQ) has announced that Boko Haram terrorists are planning to undertake suicide bomb attacks during the Ramadan fasting period.

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Acting Director of Defense Information, Brigadier General Rabe Abubakar in a statement issued by him and made available to the media said: “We have information that terrorists plan to use the Ramadan period which usually attracts gathering of large numbers of persons, during morning and evening worship and prayers sessions to carry out large-scale bombings.”

Against this background, the Defense Headquarters (DHQ) wishes to once again advice the general public to be watchful of strange persons and objects in their localities particularly, around places of worship and to promptly report same to security agencies.