A Cameroonian refugee sit holding her child in from of make-shift home, where hundreds are being sheltered at Bashu-Okpambe village in Boki district of Cross Rivers State in southeast Nigeria, on January 31, 2018. AFP / PIUS UTOMI EKPEI
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Two female suicide bombers blew themselves up in northeast Nigeria, shortly after another bomber killed four at a displaced persons' camp, an emergency services official said Thursday.The head of the Borno state emergency management agency, Ahmed Satomi, said soldiers and civilian militia intercepted two women at Mandarari at about 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday.About 45 minutes earlier, a male suicide bomber scaled a rear fence at the Dalori camp on the outskirts of Maiduguri and blew himself up.The BBC said in data published last week that the group killed at least 967 people in 150 attacks in Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad and Niger in 2017, up on 2016 when 910 deaths were reported in 127 attacks.
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