Nigeria: Female Suicide Bomber Kills 15 Persons During Sunday Service

BokoHaram2At least fifteen people have been killed by a female suicide bomber who entered a church in northeastern ‪#‎Nigeria‬.

An eye-witness who was in the evangelical church in the city of Potiskum (in Yobe state) told the BBC that the woman blew herself up in the middle of the crowded Sunday service.

He said the pastor was among the dead. It’s the latest in a series of bombings blamed on the extremist group Boko Haram. About two hundred people have been killed in the past week.

The Nigerian president, Muhammadu Buhari, has vowed to defeat the group.

 

Source: BBC Africa

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