Members of the dreaded Boko Haram Sect attacks convoy of Governor Babagana Umara Zulum on Sunday (Watch).
The insurgents laid ambush along Monguno- Maiduguri axis and attacked the returning convoy of the Governor on Sunday.
The attack comes barely 48 hours after some members of dreaded Boko Haram ambushed the convoy of the Borno Governor along Cross Kauwa-Baga road in Borno state.
That Thursday attack left over 30 people dead including 10 policemen and 4 soldiers.
Monguno is situated on the northside of Borno.
It is about 80km drive to Maiduguri, the town that plays host to thousands of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) mostly from Marte, Baga, Kukawa, Dikwa and neighbouring Local Government Areas.
There was no casualty in Sunday’s Boko Haram attack on the convoy of Governor Babagana Umara Zulum Convoy.
Media sources report that the terrorists shot and punctured one of the tyres of a vehicle conveying Journalists attached to the governor.
Luckily, the driver manoeuvred and drove the vehicle on the flat wheel to escape the attack.
Eyewitnesses have revealed that no casualty was recorded in the latest Sunday ambush.
Babagana Umara Zulum is a Nigerian professor and serving politician.
He was elected as the governor of the Nigerian state of Borno during the gubernatorial election of March 9, 2019 on the platform of the All Progressive Congress’ political party.
He was sworn in as governor of the state on May 29, 2019 but has constantly been in the eye of the storm of Boko Haram attacks.