A twin explosion has killed seven people and left dozens injured on Friday morning, at Tashan Alade in Hawul Local Government of Borno State, North-east Nigeria.
According to report, the incident occurred at about six in the morning during a wedding ceremony.
Tashan Alade has come under severe attack from insurgents in recent time.
The Director of Defence Information, Major General Chris Olukolade, had said in a statement on Thursday, that a cordon and search operations conducted by troops in Gombe State, also in the North-east, yielded the arrest of 3 bomb making experts.
He said that the cordon and search is continuing in certain localities and would be intensified along with mopping up operations in locations where offensive operations are being conducted.
A youth vigilante in Tashan Alade, Ibrahim Saleh, said a suspect has been arrested in connection with the incident.