Published On: Mon, Jul 6th, 2015

5 killed as woman suicide bomber explodes in Nigerian Church

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POTISKUM: Five people have been killed and dozen others injured when a woman suicide bomber exploded herself inside a crowded Redeemed Christian Church in Nigerian city Potiskum.

nigeria-boko-haram759Police and rescue officials arrived at the spot on time and shifted injured ones to the nearby hospital in which women are also included. The area has been cordoned off for commoners.

In this recent wave of terror attacks in Nigeria allegedly carried out by Islamist extremist group Boko Haram, around 200 people have been killed during the last week.

Boko Haram is not only targeting Christian community but Wednesday Ist july, nearly 100 men and boys were shot dead when they were offering prayers in a Masjid.

President of Nigeria Muhammadu Buhari has called for the need of an expanded multinational army to combat these terrorists.

 

 

 

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