Female suicide bomber kills 7 in northeast Nigeria: Police

A female suicide bomber killed seven people on Sunday at a bus station in the northeast Nigerian city of Damaturu, the latest in a spate of similar attacks blamed on Boko Haram, police said.

Kano: A female suicide bomber killed seven people on Sunday at a bus station in the northeast Nigerian city of Damaturu, the latest in a spate of similar attacks blamed on Boko Haram, police said.

"There has been an attack on the Damaturu Central Motor Park by a female suicide bomber. So far, seven people have been confirmed dead and 32 others injured," said Marcos Danladi, the police commissioner of Yobe State, of which Damaturu is the capital.

Witnesses had given an earlier toll of six dead.