Abuja - Members of the public have been advised to be
alert and conscious of crowded and populated public places.
Such places include markets and places of worship.
The call by Acting Director, Defence Information, Col
Rabe Abubakar, comes on the back of a spate of suicide bombings.
Abubakar thus charged members of the public to collaborate with the military and other
security agencies in the supply of timely information that could assist the
agencies to be pro-active in their resolve to contain the insurgency.
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Suicide bombings have largely been blamed on Boko Haram
On Monday, the Military disclosed it had arrested a
suicide bomber attempting to blow up Yankari Motor Park in Bauchi State.
Abubakar said the suspected suicide bomber was arrested
before he could commit the crime.
He assured that the Defence Headquarters was re-strategising to halt
issue of suicide bombings in the country.
He commended the troops for their ever-ready posture to
tackle head-on all forms of criminality by the terrorists.
- CAJ News