Before 4ZZ could start broadcasting in 1975, a transmitter was ordered from the U.S. But after it was lost on the dock in New York, 4ZZ's chief engineer at the time Ross Dannecker built the station's first transmitter.
Suicide Bomber kills in Northeast Nigeria
The attack had reportedly targeted people who were on their way to the Sunday markets.
An angry mob later prevented emergency workers from reaching the remains of the bomber.
While no group has claimed responsibility for the attack, Islamist militia group Boko Haram has used similar methods in the past.
Boko Haram’s insurgency against Nigeria has destabilised much of Africa’s biggest economy and violence has spilled over into neighbouring countries Chad and Cameroon.