Terrorism & Insurgency

Two suspected Wilayat Gharb Afriqiyya female suicide bombers kill five people in Nigeria's Borno

02 February 2018

FIVE people were killed and 39 others wounded when two female suicide bombers detonated their explosives consecutively at the Dalori 1 internally displaced persons (IDP) camp on the outskirts of Maiduguri in Nigeria's Borno state on 31 January, the Daily Trust reported. Reports added that all of the casualties were sustained in the first detonation, which occurred inside the camp, while the second only killed the attacker at the entrance to the camp. No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack, but Wilayat Gharb Afriqiyya has conducted previous similar attacks.



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