Scores Killed As Bombers Hit Police Station In Potiskum

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Unconfirmed number of people are said to have died Saturday when two suicide bombers, arrested by police in a vehicle, blew themselves up in the main police station in Potiskum, Yobe state

While details are still sketchy, witnesses, reports say rescue efforts continued late Saturday.

On Friday evening, the army repelled an attack by insurgents in Yobe state capital Damaturu.

Yobe state is one of the three state frequently attacked by Boko Haram who have been fighting to carve out an Islamic caliphate in Northeast of Nigeria since it started its violence campaign in 2009.