A terror group suspected to be Boko Haram members have allegedly killed dozen of civilians when a female suicide bomber blew herself up in an attack, on Friday.
The traditional chief in the village of Mozogo, Mahamat Chetima Abba, told the AFP news agency the attackers arrived in the middle of the night brandishing machetes.
The panicked villagers tried to run off into the nearby forest when, during a stampede, the suicide bomber detonated her device.
The female suicide member detonated her device when the freaked villagers tried to escaped into a nearby forest.
The account was confirmed by a member of the local defence committee, who said his group had tried to repel the attack.