Tag: Female Suicide Bomber

Nigerian Troops Escape Death As Female Suicide Bomber Is Neutralised At Checkpoint

A female suicide bomber was shot by soldiers on Sunday evening while attempting to cause havoc at a military checkpoint around Kara Cattle Market via Antul and Mukdala in Dikwa Local Government Area of Borno State. This was disclosed in a press statement signed by Colonel Sani K Usman, Acting[Read More…]

Suicide Bombers Kill 3 In Borno, Jos Death Toll Hits 51

Two female suicide bombers detonated explosives at Sabon Gari Market in Damboa Local Government Area of Borno, killing three persons The state Commissioner of Police, Mr Aderemi Opadokun, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Maiduguri. Opadokun said that five other persons were also[Read More…]

Female Suicide Bomber Flees From Killing Innocent People In Maiduguri; Kills Herself

(AP) — A teenage girl strapped with explosives ran away from a crowded mosque this week, killing only herself and cementing suspicions that Boko Haram is using unwilling captives in its terror campaign in northeast Nigeria. The girl took off after her companion blew up in an explosion that killed[Read More…]

Female Suicide Bomber Kills 30 In Fresh Bauchi Bomb Blast

Suspected Boko Haram members on Sunday attacked Azare, Bauchi State’s second largest town again killing 30 people and injured over 60 others. Azare is the headquarters of Katagum Local Government Area of the state. Sunday blast was the second explosion that the town would witness within a week. Last week,[Read More…]

Kano Female Suicide Bomber Targeted Women – Witnesses

A female suicide bomber killed several people in Kano on Monday, witnesses said, after weekend violence blamed on Boko Haram forced authorities to cancel festivities marking a major Muslim holiday. Multiple witnesses tell Agency France-Presse that the attacker targeted women who had lined up in the Hotoro area on the[Read More…]