Boko Haram bombs Maiduguri mosque, ‘kills 11’

Suspected members of the Boko Haram sect struck inside a mosque in Maiduguri, capital of Borno state, on Saturday, killing 11 persons.

Damian Chukwu, commissioner of police in the state, confirmed the incident, saying it happened around  5:30am.

He said two suicide bombers, accompanied by a gunman, infiltrated the mosque located in Kushari village behind old CBN quarters in the ancient city.

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