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Fresh Maiduguri Bomb Blasts Kill 20, Many Injured As Residents Arrest Suspected Boko Haram Bomber in Birnin Kebbi

Fresh multiple explosions, which hit Maiduguri, the Borno State capital on Tuesday, killed no fewer than 20 persons and left many others injured. This came even as vigilante Birnin Kebbi residents apprehended a man suspected to be a member of the Boko Haram sect and disguised in female attire. TheStreetReporters.com gathered that the Maiduguri blasts followed attacks carried out by ...

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Multiple Bomb Explosions Rock Maiduguri, Casualty Figure Uncertain

Amid victory songs over insurgents and negotiations by Nigerian government with Boko Haram militants, multiple bomb explosions struck a mosque and the area outside the building in the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, witnesses said on Sunday evening. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the explosions but they bore the hallmarks of Islamist militant ...

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