At Least 50 Killed In Bombing During Mosque's Morning Prayers In Nigeria - NPR

At Least 50 Killed In Bombing During Mosque's Morning Prayers In Nigeria  NPRWorshippers had filtered into a mosque in northeastern Nigeria on Tuesday, mingling as morning prayers were just getting underway, when a suicide bomber...

At Least 50 Killed In Bombing During Mosque's Morning Prayers In Nigeria - NPR
At Least 50 Killed In Bombing During Mosque's Morning Prayers In Nigeria  NPR

Worshippers had filtered into a mosque in northeastern Nigeria on Tuesday, mingling as morning prayers were just getting underway, when a suicide bomber detonated his explosives in the midst of the crowd. The blast in the town of Mubi was devastating, killing at least 50 people and leaving many others injured, according to local police. "The roof was blown off," one witness, who lives nearby the house of worship, told the news service Agence France-Presse. "People near the mosque said the prayer was midway when the bomber, who was obviously in the congregation, detonated his explosives." Th...