Dozens dead as twin bomb blasts rock Borno capital, Maiduguri
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October 29, 2016

Dozens dead as twin bomb blasts rock Borno capital, Maiduguri

Dozens dead as twin bomb blasts rock Borno capital, Maiduguri

According to reports, two bomb blasts occurred along the Maiduguri-Damboa Road in Maiduguri, Borno State on Saturday morning, killing scores of people. Official casualty figures were not yet available to Somtoo Okoye blog as of the time of filing this report.

Eyewitness say that the first explosion rocked Bakassi Internally Displaced People (IDP) Camp killing at least 5 people on the spot while few meters away, a second suicide bomber detonated an explosive at the NNPC depot.

More details coming soon.
 

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