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5 Female Suicide Bombers Attack Borno, Kill 17

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Seventeen persons were killed in multiple suicide attacks in a Maiduguri suburb, the police confirmed on Monday.

The spokesman of the Nigeria Police in Borno State, Victor Isuku, disclosed in a statement that five female suicide bombers besieged a settlement, Kofa in Konduga local government area of the troubled state, wreaking havoc.

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He said the suicide bombers were all killed with twelve other persons in the explosions that also got eleven others injured, at the settlement about eight kilometres from Maiduguri.

The statement read: “Multiple suicide bomb attacks happened yesterday Sunday 18/6/2017, at about 2030hrs, five female suicide bombers detonated IED strapped to their bodies in Kofa community, which is about 8km from Maiduguri town and situated along Maiduguri- Konduga road.

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“The first suicide bomber, detonated near a mosque, killing seven persons. The second detonated in a house killing five persons.

“While two other suicide bombers detonated within the same vicinity, killing themselves only.

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“A total of seventeen persons including the five suicide bombers died, while eleven persons sustained injuries and were rushed to University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital.

“EOD team were mobilised to the scene and normalcy has since been restored.”

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– Punch

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25 Comments

25 Comments

  1. Christian Okechukwu Aleke

    June 20, 2017 at 7:10 am

    But no more Boko Haram. Nigeria

  2. Reginald Ifeanyichukwu Biafra

    June 19, 2017 at 5:52 pm

    That is nemesis for hausa foolani

  3. Charles Timothy

    June 19, 2017 at 5:29 pm

    Boko haram Again!! I thought they said that boko haram has been defeated technically …

  4. Slim Isabella

    June 19, 2017 at 1:27 pm

    Nice one…. more of it

  5. Ifeanyichukwu Light

    June 19, 2017 at 12:45 pm

    So they have not been defeated technically?… Liar Mohammed..

  6. Noah Oliyide

    June 19, 2017 at 12:44 pm

    Boko still dey?

  7. Amaka Ezebunanwa

    June 19, 2017 at 12:14 pm

    Boko plz sent all the Igbo back home

  8. Tochi Boiy

    June 19, 2017 at 11:33 am

    I said this early before…chibok girls are here to help blow up every where both in the north and south east.. How can this girls be a human being? How long did federal government allow them to stay in the forest? How can they be the human as we think they are? God help this nation

  9. Nwankwo Stephen

    June 19, 2017 at 11:31 am

    They can’t change…

  10. Noble Nnanna

    June 19, 2017 at 11:24 am

    THE KILLING CONTINUES, COURTESY– ZOO

  11. Tshukuma Cicero

    June 19, 2017 at 11:09 am

    Boko Haram warned them on their new video concerning their new strategy on attack, they neglected it and focus on Biafra issues. Please we need Biafra referendum date

  12. Justice Ndubueze

    June 19, 2017 at 10:58 am

    Don’t stop until the last person die

  13. Engr Ezurike Philip Chinecherem

    June 19, 2017 at 10:57 am

    Were is lie Mohammed? Mad people

  14. Nelson Okoro

    June 19, 2017 at 10:55 am

    I am watching the game

  15. Ohakwe Chukwuma

    June 19, 2017 at 10:55 am

    Pls give them Caliphate pls

  16. Sunny Obinna JP

    June 19, 2017 at 10:52 am

    Divident of terrorism!!

  17. Obinna Onuzulike

    June 19, 2017 at 10:52 am

    Cursed region

  18. Odum Simon

    June 19, 2017 at 10:51 am

    Next news please…

  19. Okoro Emeka

    June 19, 2017 at 10:41 am

    ALLA AKBAR

  20. Okon David

    June 19, 2017 at 10:39 am

    Boko haram vs boko haram

  21. Achi CJ Ogbuefi Jr.

    June 19, 2017 at 10:38 am

    Bomb festival

  22. Odinaka Udeh

    June 19, 2017 at 10:36 am

    Hausa people evil

  23. Uchechukwu Ezihe

    June 19, 2017 at 10:35 am

    okey one Nigeria May allmght God bless Nnamdi kanu

  24. Raymond Ejike

    June 19, 2017 at 10:35 am

    Good news

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