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10 killed in Nigerian market explosion

Abuja

01-July-2014

At least 10 people were killed and 15 injured Tuesday when a huge explosion went off in a market in northeast Nigeria's restive Borno state, an official said.

Two bodies of the bombers were recovered from the scene of the blast which occurred around 8.10 a.m. in Borno state's capital Maiduguri, Xinhua reported.

The suspected bomb exploded at the busy market near a crowded commercial area, the official said. - IANS