Six persons, whose identities are unknown, are confirmed dead in a suicide bomb attack, while 30 others were injured at a wedding fatiha in Borno State.
The Borno Police Command on Friday confirmed the killing of six persons when a suicide bomber attacked the venue of a wedding ‘fatiha’ in Tashan Alade town of Hawul Local Government Area in Borno.
Opadokun said that no fewer than 30 people were also injured during the attack.
“I confirm the report on an alleged suicide bombing in Tashan Alade in Hawul LGA.The incident was reported to have occurred at a wedding fatiha. Six persons, all males, whose identities are unknown, are confirmed dead, while 30 others were injured,” he said.
Opadokun said that the police had commenced investigations into the attack.