Two Female suicide bombers detonate IED, kill 16, injures 18 in Borno State
According to reports just coming in two female suicide bombers detonated an Improvised Explosive Device (IEDs) killing 16 people and injuring 18 others.The Improvised Explosive Device (IEDs) was strapped to their bodies at Muna Gwarage and Dusman village, outskirt of Maiduguri, Borno State capital where they detonated the explosives.
According to the Borno State Commissioner of Police, Demian Chukwu; ‘In all, 16 persons were killed, while 18 others were injured in the three explosions. At about 8pm, a male suicide bomber detonated IED strapped on him at Muna Garage. He killed himself and 13 people. Five persons were injured’.
He alo said that; ‘In another development, at Muna Dalti, two female suicide bombers detonated IED, killing each other and injuring 13 people. The injured people have been moved to UMTH for treatment. The bodies of the dead people had been evacuated, while EOD police teams were deployed to the scenes, to restore order