9 dead after bomb explosion on bus near university in Philippines

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At least nine people were killed after a bus exploded in Maramag town in Bukidnon, Philippines, on Tuesday (Nov 9). Another 17 were injured.

The bus was travelling from Lanao del Sur to Cagayan de Oro City when an improvised explosive device blew up, said Major Christian Uy, a military spokesman.

At the time of the explosion, the bus was nearing Central Mindanao University.

The injured have been sent to hospital.

Source: Rappler