Thursday, May 14

Nigerian Army Imposes 24-Hour Curfew In Maiduguri

Following Boko Haram's attack on Maiduguri, the Borno state capital yesterday May 13th, the Nigerian army has imposed a 24 hour curfew on the town and its environ. The curfew is contained in a statement released by the deputy director Army Public relations officer, 7th division Maiduguri. Read below;

In view of the recent development within Maiduguri metropolis a 24 hour curfew is hereby imposed in the city. This is done to protect lives and property of innocent and law abiding people of Maiduguri. The Nigerian Army wish to once again thank you for your continuous support and cooperation. The situation is firmly under control.
Colonel Tukur Gusau
Deputy Director Army Public Relations
7 Division Maiduguri
Meanwhile these are photos from some of the fleeing residents of the town after the sect stormed the town at about 6.45 pm yesterday.

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