Twin Bomb Explosions Hit Gombe Market
Two bomb blasts have been reported at Gombe market. The explosions occurred at about 5pm, with scores of people feared killed.
Residents of the town said the explosions occur at a time people trooped into the market to shop for Sallah Celebration expected to hold on Friday.
“They planted bombs in a vehicle and another one in a very busy section of the market,” he said. “The market is one of the biggest in the state and the casualty is certainly going to be high because people were preparing for tomorrow’s Sallah.”
Boko Haram has set out on a campaign of massive carnage which exacerbated since the new government assuming power.