• Suicide bomber hits Maiduguri again, 4 killed, 19 others injured

    Suicide bomber hits Maiduguri again, 4 killed, 19 others injured

    A suicide bombing at a government compound in the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri killed at least five people and wounded 19 on Thursday, residents and hospital workers said.

    A Reuters reporter saw rescue workers loading five bodies on a truck outside the compound, which is home to several government offices. The bombing happened at its gate.

    The attack in the city centre looked like the handiwork of Islamist militant group Boko Haram, which has been waging an insurgency in the north […]