The Police Commissioner in Borno State, Mr. Aderemi Opadokun, has confirmed the killing of six people by a suicide bomber in Borno State.
He said the bomber struck at a wedding venue in Tashan Alade, Hawul local government area of the state.
Opadokun also said 30 people injured during the attack have been taken to hospital.
He said, “I confirm the report of an alleged suicide bombing in Tashan Alade in Hawul LGA. The incident took place at a wedding fatiha.
“Presently, six persons all males whose identities are unknown are confirmed dead, while 30 others were injured.”
He said police has commenced investigations into the incident.