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Suicide bombing kills 86 innocent bystanders in Nigeria.

Over 80 people were found dead on Tuesday following a suicide bombing by two individuals in the North-East Nigerian town of Mubi.

State government spokesperson, Ahmad Sajoh said that “The first suicide bomber targeted the mosque at afternoon prayers, while the other one exploded at a market where second-hand clothes are being sold”.

The attacks are suspected to be carried out by Islamist militant group Boko Haram, however, their involvement has not been confirmed.

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