5 Boko Haram Gunmen In Army Uniform Bombed Bauchi Hotel
June 28, 2014 – 5 Boko Haram Fighters In Army Uniform Bombed Bauchi Hotel, Escapees Shot Dead
10 innocent citizens were killed on Friday night at People’s Hotel Brothel in Bayangarin area of Bauchi.
According to an eyewitness, 5 suspected Boko Haram fighters in army uniform carried out the attack.
I was at a viewing centre close to the hotel when the men arrived, detonating explosives and then shooting at random to kill those trying to escape.
“Those of us who saw them thought they were soldiers who wanted to come and enjoy replays of the World Cup goals that we were all watching,” he said.
“All we noticed was that when they entered, four of them took positions each at the four corners of the wall. After the explosion, these people began to shoot at those who did not die immediately and were trying to escape.”
The attack was confirmed today by Bauchi State Police spokesperson, Haruma Mohammed.
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