About 30 persons were killed early this morning when a suicide bomber attacked a mosque at Kunu Araha, a suburb in Mubi North Local Government Area of Adamawa State.

The attack occurred at about 5:20am local time, when a teenage boy detonated a bomb vest he was wearing to kill about 30 worshipers in the mosque.

Adamawa police spokesman, Othman Abubakar, who confirmed the incident, said more than 30 persons lost their lives in the dawn Mosque attack.

Many who sustained injuries had since been taken to hospital, the police spokesman said.