At least 44 killed in Nigeria mosque attack

The officials said men dressed in army fatigues opened fire at the mosque outside Maiduguri.

At least 44 killed in Nigeria mosque attack

World Bulletin / News Desk

Gunmen gunned  have killed at least 44 people praying at a mosque in northeast Nigeria, while another 12 civilians died in an apparently simultaneous attack, security agents said Monday.

The officials said men dressed in army fatigues opened fire at the mosque outside Maiduguri, the capital of Nigeria's Borno state, in an attack Sunday morning.

News of the killings was first reported Monday.

There was no official identification of the attackers. 

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