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Suicide bomber kills dozens during propagandize in Nigeria

Several dozen people were killed Monday when a self-murder bomber detonated an blast during a propagandize in northeast Nigeria, according to media reports.

The Associated Press reported a bomber was sheltered in a propagandize uniform.

The occurrence occurred during a Government Technical Science College in a city of Potiskum, a collateral of Yobe state. Some 47 people are reported to have died in a explosion.

National military orator Emmanuel Ojukwu told Reuters: “There was an blast detonated by a self-murder bomber. We have 47 passed and 79 injured.”

He pronounced a Islamist nonconformist organisation Boko Haram was believed to be responsible.

Health workers told a AP that some of a harmed might need amputations.

Speaking to Bloomberg on a phone from a town, Potiskum proprietor Abubakar Mohammed said: “We listened a vast crash and given afterwards a area has been cordoned off. “Potiskum was gripped by pandemonium today.”

He added: “All schools in a city have been sealed now as relatives have left to collect adult their children.

“There is groan generally around a propagandize where a occurrence happened.”

No one has claimed shortcoming for a attack.

However, a AP pronounced soldiers who rushed to a stage were chased divided by a throng throwing stones and cheering that they are indignant during a military’s inability to hindrance a 5-year-old rebellion by Boko Haram.

Garba Alhaji, a father of one of a harmed students, told a AP there was no correct confidence during a school.

“I strongly censure a Yobe state supervision for not fencing a college,” he said.

He pronounced that 3 months ago, a explosve was detected in a propagandize and private by an anti-bomb squad.

Musa Ibrahim Yahaya, 17, vocalization to a AP from a sanatorium where he is being treated for conduct wounds, said: “We were watchful for a principal to residence us, around 7:30 a.m., when we listened a noisy sound and we was blown off my feet, people started screaming and running, we saw blood all over my body.”

On Nov. 3, a series of people were killed in a self-murder bombing in a same city, when suspected Boko Haram militants pounded a eremite way of assuage Muslims.

The group’s leader, Abubakar Shekau, dashed hopes for a recover of 200 kidnapped girls this month, denying reports of a equal with a government.

Article source: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2014/11/10/students-nigeria-school-blast/18787615/

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