Bomb kills at least six in Nigerian city of Maiduguri

March 10, 2015 3:30 PM

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MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) - A bomb blast shook the city of Maiduguri, capital of Nigeria's Borno state, on Tuesday, killing at least six people, military and hospital sources said, three days after a multiple bomb attack in the city killed more than 50 people.

A loud blast was heard by a Reuters witness just after 4 p.m. A military source who was directing soldiers at the scene said the bomb had gone off at a roundabout near the Monday Market, which has been bombed numerous times in the past.

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