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30 people died by a teenage suicide bomber in Adamawa Mosque (photos)


A teenage suicide bomber carried an attack which took place around 5:20 am local time and at Kunu Araha, a suburb in Mubi North area of Adamawa state, and 30 worshippers in the Mosque during the morning prayers died.

It was assembled that the Tuesday suicide attack was triggered by a yet to be an unknown teenage boy, who set off the suicide vest that he was wearing.

Confirming the incident, Adamawa police spokesman, Othman Abubakar, said more than 30 persons lost their lives in the dawn mosque attack. He noted that several other persons wounded in the attacks are receiving medical attention at various medical hospitals in Mubi Town.

“We were made to understand that there was a bomb blast at a mosque in Mubi and over 30 lives were lost. A boy about 17-year-old wearing a suicide vest entered the mosque along with other worshippers. Immediately after the prayers, he detonated the bomb. Many of the wounded are receiving treatment at various hospitals in Mubi North where the attacks occurred around Kunu Araha area” he said.

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