(Advertisement)

Suicide bombing leaves carnage at World Cup viewing event in Nigeria

Posted: June 18, 2014 at 4:50 a.m.

A suicide bomber detonated a tricycle taxi packed with explosives at an outdoor World Cup viewing center in a northeast Nigerian city Tuesday night, and witnesses said several people were killed.

This story is only available from our archives.

(Advertisement)



« Previous Story

Violence stalls Africa learning

Kemi Olajuwon (right), who at age 12 has to skip school some days to sell smoked fish to help pay for groceries and school fees, joins another girl at work Tuesday in Lagos, Nigeria.

About 30 million primary school-aged children in sub-Saharan Africa are not in class, partially because of con... Read »

Next Story »

Syria car bomb kills rebel chief, 6 others ne...

A car bomb exploded in eastern Syria near the border with Iraq on Tuesday, killing at least seven people, including a local rebel commander, opposition activists said. Read »