Suicide Bomber Kill 4 In Potiskum

At least four people were killed and 35 others have been injured after a suicide bomber detonated explosives Potiskum in northeastern, Sunday morning.

The attack happened at around 10 a.m. near a gasoline station in Potiskum, the largest commercial center in Nigeria’s Yobe state.

Witnesses said the injured were rushed to a nearby hospital for treatment.

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack.

Islamic extremists from the Boko Haram group have recently escalated attacks and seized more territory in the northeast of the West African nation.

The suicide bombing was the third such attack this month in Potiskum. A blast killed a street vendor on one occasion, and two female suicide bombers killed eight people in coordinated attacks, according to reports.

 

 

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