Suicide bomber gunned down in University of Maiduiguri
A suicide bomber, who attempted to infiltrate the University of Maiduguri through the Works Department, was on Sunday shot dead by troops stationed in the school.
It was gathered that the suicide bomber entered the University through the back gate with the aim of penetrating the school before being gunned down by a vigilant Soldier.
Mr. Tanko Ahmed the Public Relations Officer of the institution confirmed the incident, saying the incident occurred around 11 pm Sunday night.
He said the works department where the incident occurred have been cordoned off by security agents to render the area safe.
It could be recalled that this will be the second time Suicide Bomber Will be attacking the University of Maiduguri after the first attack in January that claimed the life of a professor of Veterinary Medicine and four others.