Suspected Boko Haram member arrested

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Suspected Boko Haram member arrested

Boko Haram has now claimed responsibility for a deadly car bombing in Nigeria. The explosion occured on Tuesday in the market of Maidu-guri, near the birthplace of the Boko Haram Islamic extremist group. CCTV’s Jane Kiyo has more.

Suspected Boko Haram member arrested

Suspected Boko Haram member arrested

Boko Haram has now claimed responsibility for a deadly car bombing in Nigeria. The explosion occured on Tuesday in the market of Maidu-guri, near the birthplace of the Boko Haram Islamic extremist group. CCTV's Jane Kiyo has more.

56 people were killed in the blast, but the toll could have been worse, luckily many people were celebrating Ramadan at their homes. Meanwhile the country’s military says it arrested a suspected Boko Haram spy involved in the April kidnapping of more than 200 school girls.