At least five people were killed and 15 wounded after two suicide attackers stormed a church in the restive southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta Sunday, officials said, just over a week before Christmas.
Senior Quetta police official Abdul Razzaq Cheema gave the toll for the attack, which took...
About 17 people lost their lives and 18 others wounded in multiple blast in Maiduguri on Sunday night, official said.
The incidents occurred about 8:50 pm in Muna Garage general area in Jere Local Government Area of Maiduguri.
According to a CJTF source, the first bomber blew up himself at...
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Another suspected Boko Haram suicide bomber on Saturday attacked the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID).
The incident occurred at around 10:30am.
The male attacker who hid in the bush around UNIMAID community surrounding, had tried to gain access into the campus vicinity.
A statement made...
Teenage Amina Yusuf who was paraded by the military on Wednesday in Maiduguri said she decided not to detonate her explosive because she did not subscribe to Boko Haram ideology.
The 17-year-old said she was abducted five years ago alongside her parents in Madagali in Adamawa state after a...
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The Commissioner of Police, Mr. Damian Chukwu, has confirmed to newsmen in Maiduguri that six people have been declared dead following some suicide bombings in the town on Friday.
He said, “side from the explosion near a mobile Police location in Jiddari, we had two other suicide bombings...
Three suicide bombers, two females and a male, were on Friday intercepted by policemen, the spokesman of the police, Victor Isuku told reporters.
Isuku in a message to Punch correspondent said the incident happened at 3:50am at Jiddari Polo area of the troubled town.
He said: “By 3:50am...
Troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE this morning intercepted and neutralized a male suicide bomber at Madagali, Adamawa State.
The suicide bomber was spotted by a vigilant duty sentry attempting to infiltrate troops forward defensive line along Madagali-Limankara road.
He was gunned down by the...
A suspected female suicide bomber was on Monday seen approaching troops check point located at Kara Cattle market axis, Dikwa, towards Antul and Mukdala, Dikwa Local Government Area, Borno State.
She was challenged from afar by the vigilant duty sentry, she refused to stop claiming to be...
A suicide bomber in Pakistan killed at least 50 people and wounded dozens more in an attack on mourners gathered at a hospital in Quetta, according to officials in the violence-plagued southwestern province of Baluchistan.
The bomber struck as more than 100 mourners, mostly lawyers and...
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A suicide bombing by a Boko Haram jihadist has killed 11 people in northern Cameroon, a provincial governor said Thursday, warning civilians not to breach special security measures aimed at preventing such attacks.
It was the latest in a spate of raids blamed on the Nigeria-based Islamist...
At least seven people were killed and 327 others wounded in an ongoing Taliban attack in central Kabul Tuesday, the Afghan health ministry said.
"Many of those wounded are in serious condition," ministry spokesman Mohammad Ismail Kawoosi told AFP.
A suicide bomber blew himself up next to a...
Cameroonian health and security officials on Monday started the treatment of an arrested suicide bomber who claimed to be one of the 219 missing Chibok schoolgirls.
Mallam Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, in a statement on Monday said...
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The ever alert and vigilant troops of 7 Division Garrison based in Maiduguri, in conjunction with Civilian JTF averted yet another suicide attack on the innocent citizens in Borno State yesterday.
According to a statement made by the Acting Army Public Relations, Col. Sani Usman, the troops...
Two female suicide bombers got killed in early hours of Friday at Umulari Mulai about six kilometers away from Maiduguri on the Maiduguri-Damboa road.
Sources told DailyTrust that the two bombers were sighted around 1:00 am by vigilantes known as Civilian JTF.
One of them detonated her bomb...
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A man suspected to be the bomber of Zaventem Airport in Brussels, Belgium has been arrested, Belgian media say on Wednesday.
The suspect whose name was given as Najim Laachraoui, was reportedly arrested at a pizza restaurant in Anderlecht
Two huge blasts, at least, one of which prosecutors...
A truck bomb at an Iraqi checkpoint south of Baghdad killed at least 60 people and wounded more than 70 on Sunday, medical and security officials said, and Islamic State claimed responsibility for the blast.
The suicide attack, involving an explosive-laden fuel tanker, is the second deadliest...
A suicide bomber killed at least 20 people when he detonated an explosive belt at a funeral northeast of the Iraqi capital on Monday, security officials said.
The attack in Muqdadiyah, which was hit by revenge attacks on homes and mosques after a January suicide bombing at a popular cafe, also...
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The two female bombers “blew themselves up at 6:20 am, just when people who had spent the night there were preparing for a meal”, Police source said.
A police source in the region said several children, including a boy aged six and a 15-year-old, were among the victims. At least one member of a...
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Two female suicide bombers blew themselves up on Monday in the Far North region of Cameroon while trying to carry out attacks for Boko Haram sect, local officials said, but there were no other deaths.
“The suicide bombing took place at the entrance of Bodo. Two women bombers wanted to get to...
The military on Monday said that Boko Haram terrorists have devised other means of inflicting harm on innocent citizens to further their terrorist cause.
Rabe Abubakar, a Brigadier General and acting Director Defence Information, in a statement said some of such tactics Boko Haram now used...