- Published on Monday, 20 August 2012 22:12
- Written by Elombah.com
Police on Monday repelled an attack on Damagum police station of Yobe state by unknown persons who later run into the bush. Meanwhile, a section of Damagum primary school was gutted by fire following an explosion in the area, there were no casualties. This was disclosed by Mr Toyin Gbadegeshin the State PRO.
He also said policemen on Monday repelled an attempted attack on Damagum Police Station by unknown persons.
Gbadegeshin said “at about 1:05a.m., attacks launched on Damagum Police station and a worship centre were successfully repelled by the police but no casualty was recorded while the gunmen fled into the bush.’’
He said the explosion occurred few hours before the attack on the station but nobody claimed responsibility.
The officer said no casualty was recorded in both incidents. (NAN)