Boko Haram members attack polling units in Gombe, two killed


Two people have been killed at two polling units in Birin
Bolawa and Birin Fulani in the Nafada district of Gombe
state this morning by Boko Haram members.

According residents of the villages who spoke with AFP, they
said suspected members of Boko Haram stormed the
polling units, attacked the electorates and killed two people.
An election official who spoke with AFP under anonymity,
said: “We could hear the gunmen shouting, ‘Didn’t we warn
you about staying away from (the) election?’”.

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