Terrorists suspected to be Boko Haram has on Wednesday attacked The headquarters of Tarmuwa Local Government Council in Babban Gida area of Yobe state.
Eye9ja report According to Channels Tv, the terrorists attacked in a military formation shooting sporadically before proceeding to break some food stores, this was made known by a resident of the attacked area.
Abubakar Sahabu, the Yobe State commissioner of police, confirmed the news of the attack, stating that the Divisional Police Officer in Babban Gida informed him of the attack.
“My Divisional Police Officer DPO just called to inform me that suspected Boko Haram insurgents putting army camouflage in 9 Toyota Hilux stormed Babbangida the headquarters of Tarmuwa local government council and started shooting sporadically. I have informed the relevant military agencies who are on the frontline” he said.
In addition, CP Sahabu claimed that residents are still indoor and that the situation has been under control.