Yobe - 16 people have been reportedly killed after bomb explosion hit Buhari Housing Estate in Damaturu, Yobe state on Wednesday.
Executive Secretary, State Emergency Management Agency, Musa Idi, confirmed the story to newsmen in Damaturu on Wednesday.
The explosions took place around Ministry of Housing quarters and Buhari Housing Estate in Damaturu.
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Several others were injured in the latest attack, which was believed to have been orchestrated by the Boko Haram insurgents.
The injured are currently receiving treatment at the Sani Abacha Specialist hospital.
Normalcy had returned to the state capital as schools opened, while workers and other residents had resumed their normal business.
- News 24