Over 30 people were said to have been feared death as suspected suicide bomber sets off an IED in Potiskum the second largest city in Yobe state
The incident which occurred around 12 noon Tuesday at the popular Kano Bus park in the heart of Potiskum was also said to have injured several people in the process
Abubakar Ahmed a shoe maker, an eye witness told Universalreporters247.com on phone that the bombers arrived in three numbers and one of them detonated the bomb and blew self while two others attempted to run away but were arrested by the irate youths.
Ahmed added that an 18-seater bus loaded with people burnt to ashes including several vehicles as well as hawking teenagers
It was gathered that shattered parts of human skull were on ground with other victims beyond recognition
The development it was learn forced shops owners to close for fear of being attack by suspected bombers.
Residents said the bomb blast have scared the peaceful environment as people have scampered for safety
Security personnel who spoke to this medium said that several corpses were conveyed to general hospital Potiskum including injured victims.
” The actual death toll cannot by quantify for now because the rescue mission is still going on” said the security personnel who did not want his name mentioned.