Due to regular interception of Boko Haram terrorists suicide bombers by troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE and the serial failures that have trailed their suicide bomb attacks, recent developments indicate that the terrorist group is now exploiting deceptive tactics to lure unsuspecting members of the public to target areas before detonating their suicide bomb in order to attain maximum casualty.
has been observed that one of the tactics employed by the terrorists
is to create a scene such as fighting with each other or any other
person to attract attention and cause people to gather around them
before they detonate their suicide bomb. Another antic is by
abducting children who are on errands, strapping them with suicide
vests and sending them back home, where the suicide bomb
detonates to kill members of the household.
deceptive tactics have been found to have played out in recent
suicide bomb attacks carried out by the Boko Haram
of the public are therefore urged to be wary of these tactics and
avoid such unnecessary gatherings that could expose them to
preventable danger. Additionally, all parents and adults are advised
to sensitize their children and wards on these new Boko Haram tricks.
They are also urged to be conscious of the whereabouts of their
children and rein them in where necessary to prevent them from being
callously used by the terrorists for the evil mission of suicide