The explosions at Phase 1 Eid praying ground was said to have been triggered off by a female suicide bomber. An eyewitness says he counted five dead bodies at the scene.
The explosion is coming less than 24 hours after the police in Damaturu, Yobe State, announced it has locked down the state for two days for vehicular movements to ensure a hitch-free Eid-el-fitri celebration.
More details later….
Source: Daily Correspondents