Thursday, 19 September, 2019

Blasts kill around 20 in northeast Nigeria's Mubi - Adamawa police commissioner

Scenes of bloodshed and devastation have become common in northeast Nigeria where a jihadist insurgency has raged since 2009 Scenes of bloodshed and devastation have become common in northeast Nigeria where a jihadist insurgency has raged since 2009
Patty Aguilar | 01 May, 2018, 21:30

The attack which was reportedly carried out by a teenage suicide bomber occurred on Tuesday afternoon while worshippers were holding Afternoon prayer.

The Adamawa State Police spokesperson, Othman Abubakar also confirmed report of the attack.

The commissioner said so far, information reaching him indicated that about 20 people were seriously injured, and had been taken to the Mubi General Hospital.

Rescue worker Sani Kakale said: "In my presence, 42 dead bodies were taken to hospital and 68 injured".

Suspicion immediately fell on Boko Haram, the group that has left at least 20,000 dead since 2009.

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The blasts bore the hallmarks of Islamist militant group Boko Haram and follow Thursday's attack by the jihadist group on Maiduguri, which killed four people.

He said the first bomb attack occurred inside a mosque while the second was detonated at a second hand clothing market about 200 metres from the scene of the first blast. The second reportedly went off as people tried to flee the area. Yet another bomber detonated another bomb as people scampered for safety.

27 persons have been reported killed in two separate suicide bomb attacks in Mubi, Adamawa State.

Many other people were injured and hospital sources said the death toll could rise.

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