BBC News – ‘Many dead’ in twin Nigeria blasts

| March 2, 2014

‘Many dead’ in twin Nigeria blasts

Map showing NigeriaTwo explosions targeting a busy market in the town of Maiduguri in northeast Nigeria have left several people dead.

Eyewitnesses told the Reuters news agency that that 10 people had been killed and that more were feared trapped under rubble.

Maiduguri is the headquarters of a military force fighting against the Boko Haram Islamist group, which has stepped up its attacks in the area.

via BBC News – ‘Many dead’ in twin Nigeria blasts.

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