Seven persons have been killed after two suspected female suicide bombers attacked Mandarari ward in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno.
The Borno Police Command on Friday confirmed that the attack took place on Thursday.
Malam Murtala Ibrahim of the Borno Police Command Public Relations Unit in a statement said six other persons sustained various degrees of injuries.
He said, “Yesterday at about 22.45 hours, two suspected female suicide bombers detonated explosives strapped to their bodies at Mandarari ward in Konduga LGA, killing themselves and five others. “Six persons sustained various degrees of injuries.
“The corpses and injured persons were evacuated to General Hospital Konduga, and normalcy restored to the area.”