At least 50 people were killed and 38 wounded when a suicide bomber self-detonated at a mosque during morning prayers in Mubi in Adamawa State on 21 November.
No group has yet claimed responsibility, although Wilayat Gharb Afriqiyya – formerly known as Boko Haram prior to its affiliation with Islamic State – has conducted similar attacks on numerous previous occasions. The attack was the deadliest recorded in Nigeria by IHS Markit’s Jane’s Terrorism and Insurgency Centre (JTIC) from open sources since a double suicide attack on 16 July 2015 that killed 50 people at an open-air praying area in the Layin Gwange area of Damaturu in Yobe State.
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