Ten Islamic worshippers have been killed in Maduguri, Borno state, following a suspected female suicide bomb attack on a mosque in the early hours of today (Monday), The Sun reports.
The latest attack is one of the numerous ones that have been recorded ever since some commanders of the terrorist group were exchanged with some of the over 200 abducted Chibok schoolgirls.
No official confirmation has been given concerning the report as at the time of publishing this report.
Four Boko Haram suicide bombers had on Tuesday killed 19 people in a series of attacks that targeted a civilian self-defense force and the people who gathered to mourn their deaths.
It was the deadliest attack in months in the northeastern city of Maiduguri, the birthplace of Boko Haram's eight-year insurgency.
Borno state police commissioner Damian Chukwu said 23 others were wounded in Tuesday night's attacks. The police commissioner said 12 of the dead were members of a civilian self-defense force and the other seven people had been mourning them.topics from