Nigeria violence: Female suicide bomber kills 15 in Yobe state
July 27 , 2015
At least 15 people were killed and about 45 injured when a female suicide bomber blew herself up in Damaturu city in northeastern Nigeria’s Yobe state, the country’s National Emergency Management Agency said.
According to some reports, the bomber was a local resident. She targeted a busy market area in the city.
The Boko Haram militant group is known to use female bombers and has carried out such attacks in the area in the past.