Just in – Zulum’s convoy attack: Death toll rises to 30



Barely 24 hours after the convoy of Borno State Governor, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum, was viciously attacked by Boko Haram with a great number of casualties, reports just coming in has indicated that death toll has further risen by double the earlier figure of 15, thus hitting 30 as at last count, Agence France Presse has reported.


AFP sources reports indicated that the number of casualties from the Friday attack had doubled following the discovery of more dead bodies thus bringing the total figure so far to 12 policemen (up from eight), five soldiers ( up from three) and four members of a government-backed militia and nine other civilians ( up from four).



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