No fewer than 56 people have been killed in an Internally
Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in Borno State after two female suicide bombers blew themselves up.
broke on Wednesday of the twin blasts that occurred Tuesday morning,
which killed 56 people at the camp which houses about 50,000 in Dikwa,
northeast Nigeria and
injured another 78, Reuters reported. A third female bomber who was
arrested gave officials additional information on the attacks.
about until yesterday because of the disruption to telephone services.