By Abdulsalam Muhammad
KANO – A 19 years old female suicide bomber blew up herself and injured 6 others that includes two policemen at the entrance gate of Kano Trade Fair complex, police says.
The police Image Maker in Kano, ASP Magaji Musa Majia told Reporters that the incident occurred at the entrance gate around 2.00pm when security operatives stopped her for screening.
The entrance gate of the multipurpose trade fair complex is behind the heavily fortified conglomerate of shopping malls that includes Shoprite.
ASP Majia disclosed the injured officers have been treated and discharged, while the remaining 4 are still in the hospital.
He disclosed that the mangled body of the female suicide bomber have been recovered and deposited at an undisclosed Government Hospital.
ASP Magaji Musa Majia revealed that investigations has commenced to unravel the mystery sorrounding the spate of attack in the commercial city.
The police Image Maker therefore called on the citizens to remain calm, adding the police are doing their best to arrest the situation.
Vanguard learnt that the attack at the multipurpose complex triggered pandemonium at the adjourning Malls forcing operators to suspends business activities.