Sahara Reporters is reporting that there were explosions in the University of Maiduguri in the early hours of Saturday, May 13. According to the report, the explosions, about three of them, occurred at around 1 am. Additional reports say that four were killed by the explosions. These included three bombers and a security guard at the University.
Rescue workers cleaning up the scene of the attack
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and the Borno State Emergency Management Agency, (BOSEMA) have evacuated the corpses.
More updates on the attack are expected to be provided by the university authorities and security agencies soon.
Just on Friday, May 12, NAIJ.com reported that Ahmad Salkida, a top Nigerian journalist, said Abubakar Shekau had released a new video on the 82 Chibok girls that were recently swapped with his commanders. In the new video, Shuaibu Moni, one of the swapped Boko Haram commanders was seen issuing threats to Nigerian authorities and President Muhammadu Buhari. Salkida in a series of tweets on Friday, May 12, said the commander, in the video, declared that it is not true that only 5 commanders were released, warning of imminent bombing of Abuja.
Source: The naij.com