Die As Boko Haram Bombers Hit Konduga Fish Market

Breaking Suicide bombers hit Konduga kill 14

The attacks occurred late on Friday, when the suicide bombers detonated explosives at the Kasuwar Kifi, in the outskirts of Konduga town, the report said.

A witness, Idrissa Bana, told NAN that the three suicide bombers simultaneously detonated the Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) on their bodies in the crowded market.

"We have 19 dead and about 70 others injured".

"The three suicide bombers were killed and 18 other persons died", Commissioner Damian Chukwu said.

"I came to the night market to buy fish for dinner when I heard a loud bang some meters (yards) behind me and I saw myself on the ground, and before I could pick up myself another one went off then, the third one again", he recalled.

He added that those who lost their lives and people in critical condition have been moved to the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital and Maiduguri general hospital.




Abuja - The new Defence Headquarters (DHQ) spokesman, John Agim has sought the collaboration of The Guardian in ensuring that the Boko Haram insurgency going on in the North East comes to an end through good publicity.

The post 17 Killed, 50 Injured In Konduga Suicide Attack appeared first on Channels Television. Nigeria's military and government maintains the group is a spent force.

On January 31, two female suicide bombers blew themselves up at Mandarari village, near Konduga.

A fourth bomber also blew herself up outside the camp.

Boko Haram has killed some 20,000 people and displaced more than two million since it began a campaign of violence to create an Islamic state in the north of the country in 2009.

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