Scores reportedly killed after a twin blast at a busy market in Maiduguri, Borno state, northeast Nigeria. The Explosion (two blasts) happened in a busy market in Maiduguri, scores believed killed, source tells newsmen.
“The Bomb blast happened at the Maiduguri Monday Market Area, less than an hour ago,” a resident tells NewsWireNGR in a telephone conversation.
Meanwhile, while the unrest in the North-eastern region of Nigeria continues, the Nigerian Military chiefs a while ago arrived at the Senate for briefing on state of emergency and the invasion of the national assembly during the week.
More details of the explosion to follow