NewsExpress banner Firstbank Verve banner Fidelity bank card banner Umm Sulaim's Thoughts Camano banner

Suicide bombers kill 5 in Maiduguri, injure 46 others

By News Express on 07/04/2019

Gmail icon

Views: 472

•Rescue workers evacuating the remains of suicide bombers
•Rescue workers evacuating the remains of suicide bombers

At least five persons were killed while 46 others sustained various degrees of injury when Improvised Explosive Device (IED) was triggered at popular Muna Garage in Maiduguri, Borno State.

The spokesperson of the National Emergency Management Agency in North-East, Mr. Abdulkadir Ibrahim confirmed that the suicide bombing was triggered by two suicide bombers on Saturday’s evening.

Ibrahim said: “Immediately we received a distress call, emergency response teams were dispatched to the scene.

“The suspected suicide bombers had detonated their explosives within five minutes interval at Muna Dalti settlement as a result, three persons died and the two bombers while others innocent people sustained various degrees of injury.”

Also speaking on the development, the Director Rescue Operation of State Emergency Agency (SEMA), Usman Kachala, said the incident occurred at about 8pm.

Kachala said the corpses had been evacuated while 45 others injured in the suicide bomb attack are currently receiving treatment in Maiduguri at General Hospital Maiduguri.

Kachala said: “The two female suicide bombers detonated Improvised Explosives Device (IEDs) vests strapped to their bodies in a crowded place at Muna-Dalti area of Maiduguri on Saturday night. Two of the deceased actually died while on admission in the hospital.” (PRNigeria)

Source News Express

Posted 07/04/2019 5:14:49 PM

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

 

You may also like...
Attempt to Islamise Nigeria will fail, CAN replies...

4,000 dump APC in Ebonyi, join PDP

Presidency, Sharia Council at war over Buhari’s failure...

Evil son kills mother, burns body •Blames frustration...

Community youths build, donate classroom blocks to schools...

Minister assures small scale entrepreneurs of FG’s support...

Border closure will reduce kidnapping, ‘Yahoo Yahoo’ —...

MOSOP calls for government regulation of herders

Pipeline surveillance: Fulfill your promise to engage us,...

4 women found dead in Commissioners’ Quarters Awka...

Here comes ‘BOOK OF HOPE’ for youths

Fire guts Ebonyi Government House

 

Latest News Biafra Agitation: Avoid British mistake in Northern Ireland, Ohakim warns political leaders Minimum wage: Governors move to meet Dec 31 deadline Sharia Palaver: CAN demands immediate sack of CJN •Says more Sharia contents in Constitution provocative, unacceptable Leah Sharibu confirmed alive! Obaseki, Oshiomhole feud tears APC apart Rule of Law: World Igbo Congress descends on Buhari, Osinbajo Former governors in the eye of the storm US gives Biya 72 hours to withdraw troops from Anglophone Region Yuletide: Enugu Government approves 13th month salary, as civil servants receive Dec. pay New Emirates split Kano elders Police parade 48 suspected cultists, kidnappers, others in Edo FG to disconnect Benin, Togo over $16m power supply debts

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (572,861 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (457,055 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (407,052 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (341,817 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (308,306 views) 10 cars more expensive than Jets (292,968 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (261,574 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (260,815 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (242,243 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (228,664 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (204,336 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (200,660 views)

 

CBN milk production

CBN banner advert

UBA Wise Savers Promo

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (112) Business & Economy (4,624) Business Verdict (89) Columnists (1,158) Complaints & Requests (98) Enterprise & Opportunities (221) Entertainment (719) Features (855) Global Business Monitor (499) ICT Monitor (73) International (4,327) Interview (220) Live Commentary (30) Love Matters (179) Maggie's Blog (520) News (55,293) Opinion (1,441) Pidgin (18) Politics (11,895) Religion (1,133) Sports (2,257) Stock Watch (41) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

 

 

 

 

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera