According to sources an explosion has gone off near a mosque in Kano. A police spokesperson said the teenage female suicide bomber has been confirmed dead.
The Kano Police Command spokesperson, Magaji Majiya said the teenage bomber detonated the explosive at 9:30 pm Monday after she was prevented from getting into a mosque along Zaria road. The incident occurred just as the faithfuls were dispersing after observing the late night (Tarawih) prayer a witness said.
''She was trying to cross over to the mosque, but she was stopped,'' She immediately detonated the bomb and died immediately.''