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Bomb attacks kill 50 in Nigeria's Maiduguri

At least 50 people have been killed and many others wounded in a series of suicide bomb attacks in Nigeria.

The attacks were carried out in Maiduguri, the capital of Borno state where the militant Islamist group Boko Haram originates from.

A total of five explosions went off at two busy markets and a bus terminal near a government security service building, at least two were set off by female bombers and another by a teenage boy.

Anbarasan Ethirajan reports.

  • 07 Mar 2015
  • From the section Africa
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