The attack occurred at a busy market early
Friday. Details of casualties are still expected.
Madagali lies some 276km from the Adamawa
State capital, Yola.
The town, which is close to neighbouring
Borno State, was one of several others held
by Boko Haram at the height of the group’s
The latest blast is the third in Madagali,
following attacks by two female suicide
bombers on December 28, 2015, at a busy
Thirty people were killed in that blast and 16
were injured. CV
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