Again, Boko Haram strikes in Bauchi!

The death toll of a Friday explosion, which occurred in a red light district of Bauchi city has been reported to reach 10, while 14 others were injured.

Even though the immediate cause of the explosion was not clear, but the pattern was suspected to have resemble that of Nigeria’s dreaded Boko Haram Islamists.

Bauchi state police spokesman Mohammed Haruna said the targeted building in the Bayan Gari neighbourhood on the outskirts of the city was widely known as a brothel.

“Ten people were confirmed dead, while 14 others sustained various degrees of injury,” he said.

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