No fewer than five people were killed and 32 others sustained seriously injuries as twin bombs exploded in Maiduguri, Borno State capital, on Saturday night.
According to the residents Musa Mohammed who narrates how the incident occur, said that the bomb blasts occurred at Muna Dalti General of Jere Local Government Area of the state capital, sometime between 7:30pm and 8pm.
Musa Mohammed, who speaking with SaharaReporters, said the bomber sneaked into the area to wreak havoc.
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"Three persons were initially confirmed dead and 33 persons wounded, with the death toll later rising to five,” Mohammed said.
The Borno State Emergency Management Agency in conjunction with the Civilian Joint Task Force has evacuated the injured to the hospital.
Mohammed finalized his narration by saying, “The area is calm and EOD teams and soldiers were seen there last night,".