Nigerian Army Arrest The Mastermind Of Jos and Zaria Bombings In Gombe State

Date: 08-07-2015 6:26 pm (8 years ago) | Author: Daniel Bosai
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The Nigerian military has explained how the suspected mastermind of the Jos and Zaria bombings was arrested.



The defence headquarters had earlier tweeted that the unnamed suspect was taken into custody in Gombe after organising the two attacks that killed 70 people between Sunday and Tuesday.
The spokesperson for the Army, Sani Usman, has given further details on the arrest:

“Please recall that on Sunday 5th July 2015, suspected Boko Haram terrorists carried out coordinated bomb and gun attacks on worshippers at Ýan Taya mosque, Dillimi Street, off Bauchi Road, Jos where the holy month of Ramadan tafsir was holding, and Shagalinku Restaurant, along Bauchi Road, Jos, Plateau State which led to death of over 48 persons, injuring several other persons and destruction of property.
“Similarly, the terrorists carried out another bomb attack on hapless workers undergoing verification exercise at Sabon Gari Local Government Secretariat, Zaria Kaduna State which resulted in the death of over 25 people including a two-year-old child and destruction of property.

“Consequently, security cordon was established in the general areas especially along Bauchi, Gombe and the North Eastern part of the country by troops of 3 Division and Special Task Force, as well as the Department of State Services. This culminated in the successful arrest of the mastermind of the heinous terrorist acts and two of his accomplices at a checkpoint in Dadin Kowa, Gombe State. The terrorist kingpin and his colleagues who disguised in a trailer while trying to evade checks were fished out by troops of Nigerian Army.
“The arrested terrorists are currently being processed for further action and would soon face the full wrath of the law.

“The general public are hereby please requested to be more vigilant, security conscious and report any suspicious persons, movements, and facilities to the security agencies.”


Posted: at 8-07-2015 06:26 PM (8 years ago) | Addicted Hero
- youngpero at 8-07-2015 06:50 PM (8 years ago)
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Story 4 d gods
Posted: at 8-07-2015 06:50 PM (8 years ago) | Upcoming
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- edpete at 8-07-2015 07:26 PM (8 years ago)
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We are watching
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- beneno at 8-07-2015 08:09 PM (8 years ago)
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ooooooooh
Posted: at 8-07-2015 08:09 PM (8 years ago) | Addicted Hero
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- Activated at 8-07-2015 08:35 PM (8 years ago)
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As far as I am concerned, from your statement nothing leads us to believe that this guy is the mastermind of all these bombings.

Please don't peddle with serious cases like this with cheap conclusions. No picture of their hardwares or anything that leads us to believe they are the mastermind.

Get a convincing statement b4 u throw it out to the public.
Posted: at 8-07-2015 08:35 PM (8 years ago) | Upcoming
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- PoliticxGuru at 8-07-2015 11:46 PM (8 years ago)
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wasted generation
Posted: at 8-07-2015 11:46 PM (8 years ago) | Hero
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- proly at 9-07-2015 05:04 AM (8 years ago)
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Hmmmm
Posted: at 9-07-2015 05:04 AM (8 years ago) | Hero
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- SOGaiya at 9-07-2015 07:13 AM (8 years ago)
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ok nah
Posted: at 9-07-2015 07:13 AM (8 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- smartsuitt at 9-07-2015 04:30 PM (8 years ago)
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The world knows very well that there is no confidence in Nigerian army stories or news. Their news is never reliable shame to them.
Posted: at 9-07-2015 04:30 PM (8 years ago) | Newbie
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- u10bs1093 at 9-07-2015 07:54 PM (8 years ago)
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Wish u all d best
Posted: at 9-07-2015 07:54 PM (8 years ago) | Newbie
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- elchymo at 14-08-2015 06:21 PM (8 years ago)
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Alright
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