A bomb explosion suspected to be from a male suicide bomber has killed six persons including the bomber.

The blast occurred at a local branch of Redeemed Christian Church of God along Bauchi road in Potiskum Town, Yobe State.

A resident of the town who is also one of the officials working with the aid agencies informed PREMIUM TIMES that the bomb went off at a time worshipers were observing the Sunday service.

“Six persons died and there are no reports of injuries yet” he said.

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Efforts to speak with the police were unsuccessful as their phones were switched off.