A security source said most of the victims were members of a local vigilante group.
Reuters reports that the incident occurred after the breaking of the Muslim Ramadan fast.
According to Vanguard, a security source said most of the victims were members of a local vigilante group.
Adding that “They were gathered in a video room when the attacker entered and triggered his explosives
“Seven people were killed immediately, including the bomber.”
Channels TV also reports that a Cameroonian Army officer confirmed that the suicide bomber was a very young boy.
Also, the Governor of the region, Midjiyawa Bakari said “We are asking on the local population to wait until we give the go-ahead for the resumption of such activities, especially on the frontline.”
This is coming on the heels of reports that troops with the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) arrested 24 Boko Haram members along the Cameroon border.