Two children were killed and 50 wounded when an assailant threw a bomb at a wedding party in the Sudanese capital, police said on Wednesday.
In an apparently personal affair, the bomber struck in the southern part of Mayo, police spokesman General Hashim Abdelrahim said in a statement to AFP.
“Someone threw a bomb at a wedding party on Tuesday night, in which two children have been killed and 50 others wounded,” Abdelrahim said.
“The police have arrested the culpritand all indications are that the issue is realated to the wedding,” he said without giving the suspect’s identity.
Many residents of Mayo, an impoverished neighbourhood are from Darfur and the Nuba mountains, while some are South Sudanese