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Borno Multiple Bomb Explosions Claim 30 Lives, With Over 40 Injured – SEMA Confirms

  • At least 30 people have been confirmed killed in multiple bomb explosions that rock Borno state in the evening of Sunday, June 16
  • The State Emergency Management Agency stated that those injured as a result of the blasts were no fewer than 42 persons

Reports have it that multiple bomb blasts shook the entire Mandarari village in Konduga local government area of Borno state to its foundation yesterday night. The explosions left at least 30 persons dead, with over 40 others sustaining various degrees of injuries.

DailyTrust reports further below:

The Borno State Emergency Management Agency on Monday said 30 persons were killed and 42 others injured in a multiple bomb blasts that rocked a Borno village on Sunday night. The Director of Search and Rescue Operation, SEMA,  Usman Kachalla stated this during the evacuation process.

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Daily Trust Online had reported that the incident occurred at Mandarari village in Konduga local government area of the state at exactly 8:50pm on Sunday. According to sources, three suicide bombers detonated Improvised Explosive Devices, IEDs, at a viewing centre which killed no fewer than 17 people, including a mobile policeman.

Multiple bomb explosions rock Borno villag

“The information revealed that it was three suicide bombers, two female and a male, who detonated the IEDs, killing themselves in the process and others around a viewing center and a joint opposite the clinic at Mandarari ward, Konduga,” revealed a vigilante who doesn’t want his name mentioned. No group has claimed responsibility for the attack yet. As at the time of filing this report, the military and police have not issued any official statement to ascertain the magnitude of the attack.

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