JTF SOLDIERS OPEN FIRE AFTER BLAST, 35 KILLED IN MAIDUGURI

 

 
 

At least 35 people were killed today Monday Oct 8th when JTF soldiers opened fire after a bomb blast struck their convoy in the northeastern city of Maiduguri, nurses at the hospital that received the bodies said. 

The nurses in the Umaru Shehu hospital said 30 of the dead were in civilian clothes, while another five wore military uniforms. Militants of the Boko Haram Islamist sect, headquartered in Maiduguri, sometimes wear civilian clothes.

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