Suicide Bomber Dies, Injures Eight In Potiskum, Yobe State

A suicide bomber has reportedly died in an attempt to wreak havoc on a popular mosque in Potiskum, Yobe State, north-east Nigeria. Witnesses told Channels Television that the suicide bomber was conveying his Improvised Explosive Device (IED) to the popular Sakafa Mosque in Potiskum when it exploded.

Female Suicide Bombers Sent On Mission To Maiduguri Market Die


As a result of the failed suicide attack in Auno, Konduga LGA, Borno state, two female suicide bombers died. The incident occurred on March 22, Sunday, The Punch reports, when the improvised explosive devices strapped around the assaulters accidentally detonated.

Kano Mob Almost Lynched Man After Mistaking Him For A Suicide Bomber

A middle-aged man suspected to be a suicide bomber was saved from being lynched today by the police after an angry mob descended on him following his refusal to be screened at the entrance of the Unguwar Uku motorpark in Kano state today March 19th. Confirming the incident, the Kano

Suspected Suicide Bomber Attacked And Beaten To Coma For Refusing To Be Screened At Check Point


Reports from Kano indicate that a suspected suicide bomber who was lynched by mob yesterday, is presently in coma. The incident that occurred at Ungwa Uku bus station in Kano metropolis on Wednesday, March 19, reveals that the suspect was attacked as a result of his refusal to be screened.

Borno: Three Bombers Die In Failed Suicide Attack


Three suicide bombers died on March 15, Sunday, as as result of their failed attack in Jakana, Borno state. Daily Trust reports with reference to the security sources that the men died as they tried to attack the soldiers of the 212th battalion who were conducting stop and search operations.

Bauchi State Police confirms that Teenage Girl burnt to Death had Mental Health Issues!


It was reported recently that a teenage girl suspected to be a suicide bomber dressed in a hijab was lynched by a mob and burnt to death when she refused to be frisked (click here if you missed it). The Bauchi State Police Public Relation liaison Haruna Mohammed confirmed that the girl was mentally

At Least 15 Dead As Bomb Blasts Hit In Maiduguri

At least 15 people died on Saturday in Maiduguri following multiple explosions which rocked the troubled Nigerian northeast capital of Borno state, residence and a security source said. The first blast which occurred near a local market along Baga road around 12:00 noon is said to claimed some lives at

UPDATE: Boko Haram Blow Up Maiduguri Market, Baga Road, DSS Office In Borno


Boko Haram insurgents coordinated three explosions in the morning of March 7, 2015, Saturday. According to latest reports, at least 51 people lost their lives, over 100 sustained various injuries in the worst attack on the capital of Borno state, Maiduguri, since the beginning of the year.

Nigerian Female Suicide Bomb Suspect Killed after She was Beaten & set on Fire by Angry Mob!


According to a BBC report,  a woman suspected to be a suicide bomber met her death when a group of angry mob set her on fire after she was initially beaten. The woman who was described as a teenager  was attacked when she refused to be screened at the entrance to

Two Female Suicide Bombers killed themselves & 2 Others by Own Explosives!


Two women on a suicide bombing mission believed to be in their late 20s killed themselves and two bystanders in Ngamdu village of Borno state yesterday. According to Premium Times, the women were dressed in Hijabs and had bombs strapped under their clothes, which they planned on setting off with the intention of

Suicide Bomber Hits Damaturu. At Least 9 Killed

A female suicide bomber disguised as a passenger blew herself up at the Damaturu motor park in Yobe state this afternoon killing herself and eight others. Many others were injured.

Suicide Bomber Sets Off Bomb in Gombe

A male suicide bomber set off his explosives near a security checkpoint in Gombe, on Tuesday evening. The huge explosion killed the suicide bomber injuring a young boy standing by the roadside.

Two Female Suicide Bombers Hit Potiskum

Channels TV reports that two female suicide bombers hit the GSM Market in Potiskum, Yobe State on Sunday afternoon. The two female suicide bombers arrived the market in a tricycle where one alighted and got into the market while the second remained in the tricycle till the two explosives were detonated