In Yobe 1 dead, 8 injured in failed suicide bombing

The bomber was reportedly targeting the Sakafa
Mosque in Potiskum, the state capital when the
device he was carrying exploded prematurely.
The incident is said to have occurred at about
4:20pm on Monday, April 20, 2015.
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A failed suicide attack in Yobe State has left the
bomber dead and eight others injured, reports
say.
The bomber was reportedly targeting the Sakafa
Mosque in Potiskum, the state capital when the
device he was carrying exploded prematurely.
The incident is said to have occurred at about
4:20pm on Monday, April 20, 2015.
“Yes the bomber was conveying the explosive
devices and in an attempt to cross the last
gutter to reach his target…the explosives went
off on the spot,” an eyewitness told Channels
TV.
The incident was has been confirmed by the
Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) for the
state, Toyin Gbadegesin.

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