By Ibrahim Usman
The people killed by Nigerian security bomb attack in Potiskum during Ashura procession on Monday have been laid to rest. The funeral prayer was conducted by Malam Mustapha Lawan Nasidi in Potiskum attended by thousands of people and sympathizers.
Nigerian military had on Monday at the close of the Ashura procession threw bomb at the dispersing crowd shortly after the Ashura procession, which killed over 27 people and rendered many injured.
The soldiers later returned to Fudiyyah school with armoured vehicles and opened fire indiscrimatelt and killed 5 people with many who sustained various forms of injuries.