Nigeria: JTF Foils Kano Suicide Bombing Plot, Kill 14 Insurgents
By Lawal Danjuma, 31 March 2013
Kano — The Joint Task Force in Kano has disclosed that it killed 14 Boko Haram members in a raid on a compound on Sunday morning in Unguwa Uku area in Tarauni Local Government area of the state.
The JTF also said it recovered a Volkswagen Golf car laden with bombs which was to be used for a suicide bombing attack today.
One soldier was also killed in the raid which lasted for almost four hours.
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