Fidelity bank banner UBA banner
Teenage cattle breeder dies in Bomb blast

By News Express on 16/07/2017

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+

Views: 584

•The victim.
•The victim.

 A 12 year-old Fulani cattle breeder was killed in a bomb blast at Muna Delti area of Jere Local Government Council of Borno State on Saturday.

A witness, Grema Bana, said that the incident occurred at about 4:45 PM, at one of the pastoralist hamlets in the area.

Bana said that the deceased and his brother were returning home after taking out the cattle to a nearby forest for grazing.

According to him, an Improvised Explosive Devise (IED) was said to have been strapped to one of the boys by suspected Boko Haram insurgents.

“The bomb detonated at the entrance of the boys’ residence. One of them was killed and the other sustained serious injuries.

“The wounded boy was referred to the Specialist Hospital, Maiduguri for medical attention,” he said.

A competent source at the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), confirmed the incident.

The source said that only the two boys were affected in the blast.

It added that the Agency had deployed Emergency Rapid Response team to evacuate the dead and provide immediate medical assistance to the injured.

The police Public Relations Officer, ASP Victor Isuzu, did not respond to phone calls and text messages. (NAN)

Source Rabiu Saniali

Posted 16/07/2017 9:43:58 PM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

 

You may also like...
FG sacks 20,000 ghost workers

The SUPREME hits newsstands tomorrow

Lagos Assembly investigates menace of commercial motorcyclists

Secret recordings prove missing journalist killed inside Saudi...

Group calls for investigation of illegal NGO

Sylva's era the darkest in Bayelsa's history, says...

Cloud of uncertainty lifted over Clinton's White House...

2019: Imo lawmakers endorse Okorocha’s son in-law for...

Nigerian envoy dies in New York

Practicalise lessons of Easter, pray for state and...

Army parades 6 suspected killers of Colonel Anthony...

Workshop educates media owners on how to tame...

 

Latest News EFCC releases photos of properties allegedly owned by Fayose 2019: Ohanaeze youths plan 2 million-man march for Atiku/Obi Presidency Panic as foreign spies abduct 8 Cameroonians in Calabar UNILAG to screen fresh students for drugs Atiku donates N10m to families of victims of Abia pipeline explosion Delta: Okowa presents N367.09 billion budget proposal for 2019 fiscal year Ugwuanyi inaugurates action committee on Enugu Airport upgrade Gunmen kill policemen, civilian in Kaduna 2019: CUPP begins search for consensus candidate BRISIN Recruitment: FG opens new portal Ezeife throws weight behind Obi as Atiku’s running mate All set for GOCOP second annual conference

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (407,058 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (382,545 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (314,908 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (257,180 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (237,524 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (224,354 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (204,173 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (185,655 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (170,254 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (165,928 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (161,553 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (149,333 views)

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (67) Business & Economy (3,684) Business Verdict (52) Columnists (946) Complaints & Requests (94) Enterprise & Opportunities (207) Entertainment (559) Features (659) Global Business Monitor (304) International (2,537) Interview (165) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (145) News (39,691) Opinion (1,124) Pidgin (13) Politics (7,260) Religion (881) Sports (1,731) Stock Watch (35) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

NLNG Prize for Literature 2018

Zenith Zero Balance

CBN banner

Firstmobile banner

 

 

 

NEWS EXPRESS TV

LIBYA vs NIGERIA 2-3 Goals Highlights

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

Advertisement