Nigeria: 32 Killed in Boko Haram Attack on Market

In Nigeria, at least 32 people have been killed in a suicide bombing at a crowded market in the northeastern city of Yola.


It’s the latest in a series of deadly attacks attributed to the militant group Boko Haram.

The attack comes just days after Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari visited the area and deemed Boko Haram "very close to defeat."

#story_page_post_article

Understand the importance of honest news ?

So do we.

The past year has been the most arduous of our lives. The Covid-19 pandemic continues to be catastrophic not only to our health - mental and physical - but also to the stability of millions of people. For all of us independent news organizations, it’s no exception.

We’ve covered everything thrown at us this past year and will continue to do so with your support. We’ve always understood the importance of calling out corruption, regardless of political affiliation.

We need your support in this difficult time. Every reader contribution, no matter the amount, makes a difference in allowing our newsroom to bring you the stories that matter, at a time when being informed is more important than ever. Invest with us.

Make a one-time contribution to Alternet All Access, or click here to become a subscriber. Thank you.

Click to donate by check.

DonateDonate by credit card
Donate by Paypal
{{ post.roar_specific_data.api_data.analytics }}