Suicide attack in Nigeria kills at least six people

At least five people were killed and 11 wounded when a suicide bomber detonated in the busy market neighbourhood of Kasuwar Arawa, close to the public university in Gombe, Nigeria.

Many countries advise citizens to avoid all travel to Gombe State, as well as Adamawa, Bauchi, Kano, Kaduna, Plateau and Yobe states.

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