Suspected Boko Haram bomber kills at least 13 in mosque

Boko Haram

A Cameroon senior local official said suicide bomber killed at least 13 people and wounded at least one in an attack on a mosque in northern Cameroon on Wednesday.

The official in the Far North region of Douala said on condition of anonymity that the attack was linked to an insurgency by militant group Boko Haram.

The official disclosed that the suicide attack took place at 5:40 a.m. in a mosque at Kouyape.

He said there were 13 deaths including the man who blew himself up and one wounded.

The official noted that many of the recent Cameroon attacks have been conducted by women.

(Reuters/NAN)


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