Gombe - Normalcy has returned in
Dadin/kowa and Dukku Motor Parks in Gombe after the Wednesday’s twin bomb
blast, Police spokesman, DSP Fwaje Atajiri, has said.
Atajiri told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Gombe on
Thursday that people now go about their normal activities.
He said that the place was condoned on Wednesday by the
security personnel to protect people’s property from being looted by hoodlums.
"You know when things like this happen, is not everybody that
goes there to sympathise, some go there with a different mission,’’ he said.
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Atajiri advised members of the public to be vigilant, report
any suspicious movement, and any unusual item such as parcel or food flask to
He said that the casualty figure from the hospital on
Wednesday was 30 dead and 105 injured.
"But when we went to the hospital today, they checked their
records and they gave us 29 dead, 99 injured.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that there was an
explosion at Dadin/kowa and Dukku Motor Parks on Wednesday night.
NAN also reported that the first explosion was at Dadin/kowa
Park, which occurred about 7:30 p.m., and one hour after the Dukku park
explosion, which claimed lives and left many injured.