A teenage girl packed with explosives by Boko Haram refused to participate in the attack on Borno Internally Displaced Persons camp (IDPs) in Dikwa, Borno State on Tuesday.


Two others like her however when ahead to blow up themselves in the midst of hundreds of people lining up for food killing 58 and injuring 78 making the deadliest attack launched by the sect in recent months.

A Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) fighter Modu Awami said yesterday that the third would-be bomber, looking about 14, has confessed. He revealed she said she was scared because she knew she would kill people.

A rescue official who confirmed it, said the girl is currently helping officials with information about other planned bombings.