The convoy of the Borno state governor, Babagana Zulum, was allegedly attacked by Boko Haram terrorists on Thursday night.
A security sources disclosed that Zulum’s convoy was attacked at Konduga, around 9pm, as the governor returned from a trip to Bama local government area as part of his “familiarity and need assessment tour” of the 27 LGAs in the state.
Zulum had visited Bayo, Kwaya Kusar, Askira Uba and Gwoza.
The security source reportedly stated: “Luckily the governor, his commissioners and other vehicles in the convoy escaped unhurt but the last vehicle which is an army gun truck was pelted with bullets.
This latest attack comes seven months after former governor Kashim Shettima was attacked by the sect on his way to Gamboru Ngala.