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Nigeria elections: Explosions heard hours before presidential vote

Lagos, Nigeria (CNN)Multiple bomb blasts rocked the northern Nigerian city of Maiduguri just hours before presidential polls opened on Saturday.The explosions happened at a camp for internally displaced refugees at around 5 a.m. local time Friday, Nigerian army spokesman Onyeama Nwachukwu, told CNN. There were no reports of any deaths or injuries. "There was an attack this morning at the camp by the militants, but the military has suppressed it at the moment," Nwachukwu said, adding that the army was still assessing the situation.Journalist Simpa Samson told CNN the militants targeted the Teacher's Village camp in the Maiduguri capital of Borno State."The military secured the place almost immediately and has stopped our cameraman from filmi ...
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