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Bicycle-Riding Suicide Bomber Kills 3 in Northeast Nigeria

AP Editors Tuesday, March 6, 2018

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Police say a suicide bomber riding a bicycle with explosive devices strapped to his body killed three people when he detonated himself in a crowded suburb of Nigeria's northeast city of Maiduguri.

Borno State police spokesman Joseph Kwaji said Tuesday that at least 17 others were injured by the explosion Monday night. He said the three killed were civilian defense force members on night duty. The dead and injured were taken to University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital. ...

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