Nigeria : Bomb blasts leave at least 11 dead

Nigeria : Bomb blasts leave at least 11 dead

Two female bombers were hiding among residents fleeing a suspected Boko Haram attack before they initiated the blasts, local authorities said on Sunday.

The attack happened in Dar village, in the north of Adamawa state, on Saturday evening, authorities confirmed.

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the explosions, but authorities said that they bore the hallmarks of the Takfiri militant group Boko Haram.

Meanwhile, soldiers shot dead a suspected bomber outside the main military base in the restive northeastern state of Borno, according to reports.

Bomb explosions have been on the rise in Nigeria. Just on Thursday, at least 34 people were killed in a wave of