Female Suicide Bombers Kill 11 in Nigeria


Abuja: Two female suicide bombers killed at least 11 people in northeast Nigeria police and a local official have said.The attack happened in Dar village, in the north of Adamawa state, on Saturday evening, the former head of the Madagali local government council, Maina Ularamu, said.

Suicide bombings are fast becoming Boko Haram’s preferred method of inflicting mass civilian casualties, accounting for seven of the eight recorded Boko Haram attacks this month in Nigeria. Similar tactics have been seen in Boko Haram attacks in Chad, Cameroon and Niger.