Bauchi - An explosion along Ilela Street in the Bauchi metropolis late on Saturday injured two persons, the News Agency of Nigera (NAN) reports.
The Bauchi State Commissioner of Police, Mr Mohammed Ladan, confirmed the incident in a telephone interview with a NAN correspondent in Bauchi.
He described the blast as not severe, saying however, that two persons were `slightly’ injured'.
“There was an explosion at along Ilela Street, resulting to slight injury to two persons.
“There was minimal damage to physical structures and those injured had been taken to hospital,” he stated.