Abuja - Scores of travellers and traders are feared dead following a bomb blast outside a popular car park in Maiduguri, Borno State.
According to Premium Times, the blast came as a result of an improvised explosive which is suspected to have been planted by Boko Haram operatives.
"I thank God for sparing my life," said Usman Kachalla, a local trader.
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"I don’t know if it is a suicide bomber, we just heard the blast and I saw my self covered with dust."
Alhaji Khalil, an official from the Civilian-JTF, has confirmed the incident, saying that the number of casualaties has yet to be ascertained.
More details to follow.
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