Information available to 247ureports.com from sources within the UMTH center in Borno State indicate that the bomb blast that occurred in Kwanan Yobe and Custom area last week on Wednesday, February 8, 2012 may have permanently maimed the Joint Task Force [JTF] commander, Col. Victor Ebhaleme.
As gathered, the bomb blast had hit the JTF commander Col. Victor Ebhaleme at his hand and his face. Both anatomies were reportedly damaged in the explosion. The commander has been receiving medication and treatment at UMTH male Amenity ward. The source within the medical center indicate that the Commander has been receiving treatment secretly.
According to the source, Doctors believe that the commander may not be able to use his right limb again.
Boko Haram claimed responsibility for the attack.