Cameroon twin blasts: Two bombers, suspected to be members of the Boko Haram, blew themselves up in a busy market town, with restaurants, telephone cabins and kiosks, in the northeastern region of the country, local officials said.
Government spokesman Issa Tchiroma said Saturday that the raids targeted Boko Haram’s bases in the Madawaya forest earlier this month.
In 2014, 276 schoolgirls were kidnapped by Boko Haram in Chibok, Boko Haram has carried out suicide bombings often using girls.
The suicide bombers were Nigerians who came to Cameroon as refugees. Cameroon has expelled thousands of refugees.
The attack took place at around 7.45 pm when a man “threw a bomb” towards a bar in the Ponre district, said a security source.
Residents had asked the military for more protection last week after suspected Boko Haram fighters conducted a raid near the village and stole livestock, said Bachirou Ahmad, another resident.
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