Residents of Damaturu, the Yobe State capital, and environs have been advised not to panic as Combat Engineers of the Headquarters Sector 2 Operation HADIN KAI, will detonate unexploded explosive ordinances in two locations within the metropolis.
The locations are: near the Yobe State University along Gujba Road and another one along Maiduguri Road.
This was disclosed by Brig. Gen. Dahiru AbdulSalam (rtd.), Special Adviser on Security Matters to Governor Mai Mala Buni, on Tuesday in a statement made available to newsmen in Damaturu
“The public is hereby notified that they are controlled explosions and should not panic.
“People are further advised to go about their normal businesses as there is no cause for alarm,” the statement read.
“The press is by this announcement advised to take note that it is not an adversary explosion, please”.