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Suspected Boko Haram bombers kill at least 12 in Nigeria

Suspected Boko Haram bombers kill at least 12 in Nigeria

Saturday's attack took place about 185 kilometers (115 miles) from Maiduguri city, where the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram was formed.

"The attacks occurred in two different places in Biu town market".

Two female suicide bombers wreaked the havoc at the busy Biu Market in the northern state of Borno, according to Victor Isuku, a spokesman for the police, who confirmed the incident.

Double suicide explosion kills at least 17 people and injures 47 others in northeastern town of Biu, Borno state.

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The twin suicide attacks occurred yesterday at Biu Main Market and entrance of the market, when two suspected female suicide bombers detonated Improvised Explosive Device (IED) on their bodies. While 53 others sustained various degrees of injuries.

"Police patrols/EOD teams led by the Acting Area Commander for Biu were promptly mobilized and dispatched to scene".

He also said: "The corpses and the injured persons have been evacuated to the General Hospital Biu".


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