Pandemonium in Kano as Boko Haram members attack security agents-Punch

August 19, 2012 by Mustapha Salihu, Kano

There was pandemonium in Kundila Estate area along Maiduguri Road in Kano metropolis on Sunday when suspected Boko Haram members attacked security agents at a roadblock.

The security agents mounted a roadblock at the roundabout near Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital in Kano.

Around 2.15p.m, the gunmen emerged from Kundila Estate and fired on the roadblock.

The security agents, however, replied and forced the gunmen to beat a hasty retreat into the estate.

The security agents then blocked the entry and exit points of the estate as well as the neighbouring Daurawa Quarters and embarked on a house to house search.

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