West & Central Africa

Bomb blast in Muna market in Maiduguri, Nigeria

An improvised explosive device was Detonated in Muna Market, Maiduguri, Borno State, the home base of Boko Haram, early Wednesday morning. Boko Haram is suspected to have carried out the attack though the group has not yet claimed responsibility.
muna market blastDetails of casualties and impact of the blast is not yet known but a tweet by National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) confirmed the blast.
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