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Governor of Bornu state crawl on his knees to escape death during Boko Haram attack on his convoy


The Special Adviser to the Bornu state governor on Media matters Isa Gusau has disclosed that governor Zulum and some other government officials crawled on their knees to escape death after they were attacked by Boko Haram insurgents.

Governor Zulum on Wednesday was attacked by Boko Haram insurgents while he was on his way to IDP camps in some areas of the state for humanitarian services.

The governor in his statement said the Army gave him assurance that the areas he was going to had been liberated from Boko Haram attacks, only for the sect to suddenly open fire on them while they were on the journey.

Isa Gusau said though he was not present physically during the attack on the governor's convoy,  reports got to him that the governor and some aides who sustained injuries  crawled for a distance just to escape being killed during the attack on the governor'convoy.

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