Wednesday, 18 June 2014

# Boko Haram # Brazil

Suicide Bomber attacks World Cup viewing centre at Damaturu

Several people were killed in a suicide attack in Yobe state on late Tuesday as the victims were watching World Cup match at an outdoor viewing centre in Damaturu town.

The explosives were hidden in a tricycle taxi which was detonated by the suicide bomber as people watched the World Cup match between Brazil and Mexico.

The witnesses have claimed that several people have been killed in the attack and the number is expected to increase.

While the police has confirmed the attack, they are yet to provide any details.

No one has claimed the responsibility of the attack.

Suspecting it to be an attack by Islamist militants Boko Haram, the police is fearing a second bomb attack in the area.

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