Four female suicide bombers died, killing one other person and wounding 10, when civilian guards prevented them from entering Maiduguri, yesterday.
Spokesman of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Sani Datti, said the women blew themselves up when they were stopped for a body search by self-defense fighters on the outskirts of the city.
The morning attack is the latest in a wave of suicide bombings blamed on Boko Haram terrorists that have killed hundreds in recent months.
Suicide bombers killed up to […]
News gathered that more than 15 plain clothes police operatives arrested two female suspected terrorists yesterday.
The incident occurred around 10.30am at the Gwarimpa Estate, CITEC end of the pedestrian bridge at the CITEC Junction Bus Stop, when the operatives stormed the spot where the two girls aged between 16 and 18, were standing as if waiting for somebody, and arrested them.
The two girls wearing hijab, but not covering their faces, were waiting under the pedestrian bridge when they were both […]
Report gathered that Multiple female suicide bombers, yesterday evening, sneaked into Sageri, Ajilari and other communities on the outskirts of Maiduguri, Borno State capital, and detonated bombs which left scores dead and many injured.
Ajilari ward, which is on outskirt of Maiduguri, had two days to Sallah, witnessed a suicide bomb attack which left over 100 people dead with 97 seriously injured.
The multiple explosions in Sageri and Ajilari occurred simultaneously at about 7:30p.m., after which men of the 7 Division, Nigerian […]
Two female teenage suicide bombers disguised themselves as beggars on Wednesday attacked a market in Cameroon, leaving at least 13 people dead.
The attack occurred in the city of Maroua, at the central market, BBC reports.
In the aftermath of the incident, authorities have now extended a ban on wearing burkas to include the commercial capital Douala. Previously the ban had only been in place in the country’s Far North region, after two suicide bomb attacks there earlier this month.
Reports state “Wednesday’s […]