A suicide bomber has blown up himself in Ebonyi State after being chased away from a beer parlour.

According to Leadership Newspaper, the bomber, a middle-aged man, detenoted an explosive device Tuesday morning, after being chased away from the Eke Market in Afikpo area of the state.

“He first came into a beer parlour and when the people inquired who he was, he left,” the medium quoted a source as saying.

After being chased away, he moved to Amaizu/Amangbala primary school and attempted to enter through the gate but was stopped by the gateman who asked him to identify who he was.

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While attempting explained himself, he was said to have detenoted the explosive which killed him alone, forcing residents to scamper for safety.

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