Four people have been killed in a suicide bomb attack at Mandirari Village in the Kondugu Local Government Area of Borno' near Maiduguri, the state capital.
An official of the Borno State Emergency Management Agency, Malam Bello Danbatta, who confirmed the development, today said the attack occurred last night.
A resident of Mandirari Village, Jubril Modu, who claimed to have witnessed the attack, said four female suicide bombers were involved in the attack.
In another development, 262 more Nigerians voluntarily returned from Libya on Wednesday with the help of the international organisation for migration and the Nigerian Embassy in Libya.
Reports say the returnees arrived aboard a chartered Libyan airlines aircraft at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos at 10 p.m.
The returnees, who had been stranded in Libya, were made up of 108 males, 135 females, eight children and 11 infants.