Earlier today, multiple suicide attacks occurred at the outskirt of Maiduguri metropolis, with two suicide bombers and a teenage boy killed while four others seriously injured.
According to reports, the suicide bombers, who arrived the area at about 6:50 am with Improvise Explosive Device, IEDs, strapped around their waist, were noticed by security personal and members of the civilian JTF around the area.
However, before they could be arrested, they fled into the crowd.
One of the suicide bombers reportedly ran to where they were frying beans cake, popularly known as ‘Akara’ and detonated the device, killing son of the woman, while the woman also sustained injury.
The other suicide bomber also detonated her own, killing six people, while one other suicide bomber was apprehended by security operatives after the attacks.