Yola – General Victor Ezugwu, Brigade Commander, 28 Task Force Brigade, Mubi, has confirmed that two female suicide bombers on Monday detonated Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in Madagali village in Adamawa.
"Two female suicide bombers struck at a motor park in Madagali and detonated their devices and we lost some beloved country men," he said.
Ezugwu, who did not disclose the number of casualties, however, said that the situation had been brought under control and that security had been beefed up in the town.
He urged the people to be vigilant and security conscious.
Some eyewitnesses at the scene told NAN that the two female suicide bombers detonated their IEDs at the motor park around 09:00.
They said that several people lost their lives and others were injured.