Boko Haram attacked Governor Babagana Umara Zulum returning convoy Sunday evening, barely 48 hours terrorist ambushed his convoy and killing over 30 people including 10 policemen and 4 soldiers.
Another set of insurgents laid ambush along Monguno- Maiduguri axis and attacked the returning convoy.
According to Vanguard; Monguno is north and about 80km drive to Maiduguri, the town hosted thousands of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) mostly from Marte, Baga, Kukawa, Dikwa and other surrounding Local Government Areas.
Sources said, the attack led to the shooting of a back tyre of the vehicle/bus conveying Journalists attached to the governor, but the driver manuveared and drove the vehicle on the flat wheel to escape the scene.
Although, details were sketchy at press time, one of the occupants/Journalist in the affected bus who did not want his name mentioned confirmed to our correspondent that the convoy ran into another Boko Haram ambush about 50km away to Maiduguri.
Unfortunately, the Journalist cell phone lines went off due to poor network, but investigation revealed that no casualty recorded in the latest Sunday ambush.
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