Several persons have been reportedly killed in a market at Wagir, Gujba local government area of Yobe State after a female suicide bomber detonated an explosives device in a crowded place on Tuesday.
Malam Usaini Jibril, a driver who conveyed the injured to Sani Abatcha Hospital, Damaturu told newsmen that he counted 10 dead people on the spot and over 30 injured.
“The girl that detonated the bomb was a very small girl of about 12 years. We counted 10 dead and over 30 injured,” he said.
According to him, the bomber hit the market at about 11am at the Kasuwar Buhunna when the market was at its peak.