NO FEWER than six persons including four suicide bombers have been killed after multiple explosions rocked a village on the outskirts of Maiduguri, the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, has said.
By Iorakpen Ishu-Josef
By Kenneth Atavti
By Victor Osehobo, Benin city
The blasts occurred at Alkumi village of Mafa LGA of Borno state at about 1:30am early hours of Wednesday morning, with 16 others sustaining various degree of injuries. NEMA spokesperson, Abdulkadir Ibrahim, who confirmed the incident, stated that the suicide bombers comprised of four female teenagers. “Four female teenage suicide bombers killed two other men; 6 people died when they detonated explosives at Usmanti, along muna Garage road at about 1. 1 am, Ibrahim said. “16 people who got injured were administered with first aid by rescue workers before being transported to the state specialist hospital and the University Teaching hospital in Maiduguri Borno state.”

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