Tag: Suicide Bomber

Suicide Bomber Strikes In Maiduguri, ‘Killing 27?

Suspected suicide bombers have killed at least 27 people and wounded 83 in Maiduguri, capital of Borno state. Quoting sources, Reuters said the attack happened on Tuesday. A woman bomber reportedly blew herself up and killed 27 others at a market in Konduga, a village near Maiduguri. Two suicide bombers[Read More…]

Suicide Bomber Strikes At University of Maiduguri

A suicide bomber, who attempted to infiltrate University of Maiduguri through the works department was on Sunday shot dead by troops stationed in the school. The suicide bomber, it was gathered entered the University through the back gate with the aim of penetrating the school before being gunned down dead[Read More…]

“They Gave Us N200 Each” – Intercepted Maiduguri Suicide Bomber Says

  The female suicide bomber, who was intercepted by men of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, on Tuesday in Maiduguri, admitted to had been given N200 to embark on the mission, adding that she was abducted two years ago and later married a Boko Haram commander named ‘Amir’[Read More…]

10-Year-Old Suicide Bomber Dies In Foiled Attack On IDP Camp

Less than a month after suicide bomber’s attack in a mosque inside the University of Maiduguri, another suicide bomber attempted an attack on another mosque this morning at Dalori quarters.Dalori quarters is close to the University of Maiduguri.The bomber detonated the explosive devise at a fence to the mosque because[Read More…]

Suicide Bomber Headed for Borno State Secretariat Intercepted

Press Releases This afternoon, combined team of Nigeria policemen maintaining security duties at the entrance of Borno State Government Secretariat, (which was known as Musa Usman Secretariat) in Maiduguri, intercepted and prevented a male suicide bomber from entering to attack workers based on suspicion. Unfortunately, in the process of stopping[Read More…]

2 Years After Abduction, Suicide Bomber Detained In Cameroon Says She’s One of Chibok Girls

A suspected suicide bomber intercepted in northern Cameroon on Friday before she could blow herself up claimed to be one of 219 schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram in the Nigerian town of Chibok in 2014, military and local government sources said. Reuters News Agency is reporting that two girls carrying explosives[Read More…]

Just In: Suicide Bomber Kills Many At A Crowded Market In Adamawa

News reports from Adamawa reaching us says a teenage boy on Friday detonated a suicide vest at a crowded market in Gombi town in Adamawa State, Killing many according to witnesses. A vigilante leader confirmed ?the incident to Daily Trust in a telephone interview saying 20 persons including the bomber[Read More…]

Two Female Suicide Bomber Kills 17 In Madagali Adamawa State

Two female suicide bombers have detonated a bomb in a market in Madagali, Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa State killing 17 civilians while 44 injured. According to the Brigade Commander, 28 Task Force Brigade, Brigadier General Victor Ezugu, those injured have been evacuated to the 143 Rangers Battalion military[Read More…]

Troops Apprehend 11-Year-Old Potential Suicide Bomber

Vigilant troops of 7 Division Garrison providing security at Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) Camp, Dalori in Maiduguri Metropolitan Council, Borno State yesterday Tuesday afternoon apprehended an 11 year old boy, Master Usman Modu Tella a potential suicide bomber. He is suspect number 82 on the poster containing the photographs of[Read More…]

Suicide Bomb Attacks Chadian Capital And Strikes A Crowded Market, 17 Killed

At least 17 people were killed and 74 injured in a suicide bomb attack at a crowded market in Chad’s capital, N’Djamena, Saturday. The incident came hours after a separate bombing in Nigeria’s Borno state killed two people, reports Voice Of America. No group has claimed responsibility for either attack,[Read More…]