Suleiman said three suspected bombers had targeted the Seminary Church in Gulak for attack, but the Improvised Explosive Device (IED) on them exploded midway killing two, while the third ran into the bush.
Similarly, on the same day, at about 2300 hours, troops deployed at Gulak, Adamawa State, responded to a distress call from Kubu village in Shani Local Government Area on terrorists’ activities in the village.
The chairman of the All Progressives Congress Imo State Governorship Primary Committee, Ahmed Gulak, narrated in October 2018 how he narrowly escaped being kidnapped in the state by persons he described as agents of Okorocha.
The insurgents hit Madagali, Gulak, Magar and Shuwa communities, killing and destroying properties before they were overpowered by soldiers who killed some of them and forced the rest to run to surrounding mountains.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had earlier restricted voting in the LGA to three centres located in Madagali town, Shuwa and Gulak, attributing the restriction to security advice.