10 Dead, 100 Wounded in Twin Blasts in Northern Cameroon

No fewer than 10 people have been confirmed dead and 100 wounded today (Thursday, September 3) when a bomb went off near an army camp in northern Cameroon, where soldiers are battling Boko Haram fighters. Army and police sources said another blast hit a market. Both blasts were suspected to

Over 50 killed in Borno bomb blast

FILE PHOTO of a bomb blast in Jos MAIDUGURI, (Reuters) – A bomb attack on a packed market in northeastern Nigeria bearing the hallmarks of Boko Haram killed around 50 people on Tuesday, sources said.

Turkey Attacks: Deadly Violence in Istanbul and Sirnak

A wave of violent attacks hit Turkey on Monday, with four police officers killed in the south east and a bomb blast in the largest city, Istanbul. Separately, two assailants opened fire outside the US consulate in Istanbul, but no one was injured or killed.

Bomb Blast Rocks Motor Park In Borno State

A bomb explosion has rocked a crowded motor park in Maiduguri, the Borno state capital, the incident occurred at a busy location where tricycles pick passengers at about 6:30am today. Dozens are feared dead and several injured as witnesses narrate the story to press officials. “We heard the blast at

BREAKING: 14 Feared Dead As Suicide Bomber Attacks Damaturu, Yobe State

Yobe State has been hit again as a female suicide bomber has detonated a bomb at the entrance of the popular Sunday market which was heavily crowded in Damaturu, the capital of Yobe State. According to sources, not less than 14 persons are feared dead and 47 others badly injured

At least 15 dead after Damaturu market blast

FILE PHOTO: A victim of the twin bomb blast in Gombe receiving treatment at the hospital DAMATURU, (Reuters) – A blast set off by a female suicide bomber tore through a crowded market in the northeastern Nigerian city of Damaturu on Sunday, killing at least 15 people, a police spokesman

Damaturu Bombing: Death Toll Rises To 15

The number of dead persons, as a result of a bomb blast at a Sunday Market in Damaturu, the capital of Yobe State has increased to 15. The Police spokesman in Yobe State, Mr Toyin Gbadegesin, confirmed the incident.

UPDATE: Gombe blasts death toll rises to 37

FILE PHOTO: A victim of the twin bomb blast in Gombe receiving treatment at the hospital ABUJA, (Reuters) – The death toll from multiple bomb blasts at two bus stations in the northern Nigerian city of Gombe on Wednesday has risen to 37, with 105 others injured, a Red Cross

UPDATE: Over 40 dead in Gombe blasts

FILE PHOTO of a bomb blast in Jos (AFP) – More than 40 people were feared dead in Gombe city, northeast Nigeria, on Wednesday after a series of bomb blasts ripped through two bus stations, a rescue worker and a witness told AFP.

At least 29 dead in Gombe bomb blast

FILE PHOTO of a bomb blast in Jos BAUCHI, (Reuters) – At least 29 people died and 60 were wounded in multiple bomb blasts at two bus stations in the northern Nigerian city of Gombe on Wednesday evening, a Red Cross official said.

Suicide Bomber Kills At Least 6 At Damaturu Checkpoint

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A male suicide bomber detonated a bomb at a checkpoint ‎on the Kano-Maiduguri road on the outskirts of Damaturu, Yobe State this afternoon. Eyewitnesses say the blast occurred when police officers at the checkpoint stopped a suspicious Toyota Highlander heading for Maiduguri.

Nigerians condemn Damaturu blasts

FILE PHOTO: Soldiers and police forces stand guard at a market in N’Djamena following a suicide bomb attack on July 11, 2015Brahim Adji (AFP/File) Some Nigerians have expressed shock over the bomb blasts that rocked Damaturu, the Yobe capital, on Friday, leaving many casualities in its trail.

UPDATE: Damaturu bombing, at least 10 killed

FILE PHOTO: Fire service men on duty after a bomb blast The twin bomb blasts in Damaturu, Yobe state this morning happened at the praying ground, where Muslim worshippers had gathered for the Eid-el-Fitri prayers.

Bomb Explosion Hits Damaturu, Yobe State On Sallah Day

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As the Sallah celebrations kick off, reports have it that there has been an explosion in Damaturu, the Yobe state capital, as Muslim faithful were preparing to pray. According to sources, the incident occurred in an area called Gwange in the early hours of Friday. An resident told premium times