Nigerian Troops Clear Damaturu -Biu Road
The Nigerian troops have cleared Damaturu-Biu road of mines by a team of Nigerian Army Special Forces, Explosives Ordinance Devices with support from Nigeria Police and members of local vigilante.
During the painstaking and thorough operation, four Improvised Explosives Devices (IEDs) planted by suspected Boko Haram terrorists were discovered and successfully detonated.
Commuters are encouraged to use the road as adequate security is being provided. The Nigerian Army wishes to further enjoin the public to be more security conscious and report any suspicious persons and movements to the security agents.
Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman,
Acting Director Army Public Relations