The Police in Borno on Sunday said two female suicide bombers were killed while trying to sneak into Maiduguri metropolis.
Mr Victor Isuku, the Police Public Relations Officer, confirmed the incident to the TheNewsGuru in a telephone interview in Maiduguri.
He said that one of the suicide bombers detonated an Improvised Explosive Device (IEDs) strapped to her body and killed herself, while the other bomber was gunned down by security operatives before she detonated the bomb concealed to her body.
Isuku explained that the incident occurred at the outskirt of Maiduguri, adding that there were no casualties recorded in the incident.
“Police EOD teams have been deployed to the scene to sanitize the area,” he added.