BREAKING: Two killed, 17 injured in Maiduguri suicide attack

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Kayode Idowu

There was panic in Maiduguri, the capital of Borno State on Sunday morning as two suicide bombers, a male and female detonated their explosives.

Speaking on the incident, the spokesman of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Sani Datti in a text message to our correspondent said: “A male and female suicide bomber have detonated explosives near Monday Market Maiduguri this morning (Sunday).”

He said rescue workers were deployed to the scene to assist the injured.

Datti said: “Only the two suicide bombers lost their lives while 17 persons were injured and evacuated to the Specialist Hospital Maiduguri.”

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