: 22 locals die in double blast in Nigeria
Crime15:26 Mar. 17, 2016

22 locals die in double blast in Nigeria

Two female suicide bombers attacked a mosque during morning prayers

Two female suicide bombers have struck a mosque during morning prayers in northeastern Nigeria. At least 22 people have lost their lives with 18 more injured. 

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This comes after a similar attack in early February which killed 60. The police say Boko Haram is responsible.

In March 2015 the terror group swore an oath to ISIL and promised to annihilate non-Muslim Nigerians.

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