There are reports of five deaths following a bomb explosion by members of the terrorist group, Boko Haram, after attacking several parts of Maiduguri. Earlier today, the Federal Government announced that President Buhari has left Abuja to Maiduguri, Borno State to launch some development projects.
Why it matters.
The security challenges the northern region has been facing continue as bomb explosion as killed five people and destroyed several properties in Maiduguri metropolis of Borno state. The deaths include a lady and two young boys.
The bomb explosions in several parts of the state capital were close to the Nigerian Air Force base where the President had earlier landed.
Reports say that the bombs hit a mosque in Umaru Shehu Hospital, 1000 and 707 housing estates in Maiduguri metropolis.