The recent bomb attack at mosque in yola which took place yesterday, Reports says at least 55 people were dead in both Yola and Maiduguri attacks and about 100 injured.

Also according to a civilian vigilante, Twenty-eight  worshippers were feared killed during the  Fajr (early morning prayer)  in a mosque at  Jiddari Polo area of  the Borno State capital. Time was 5 am.

“Over 20 other people were injured.”

The vigilante who described how he took part in the evacuation of the dead said there appeared to be only one suicide bomber though “we all heard two explosions.”

[dropcap type=”1″]T[/dropcap]wo men were “standing from afar, hugging each other like a celebration, chanting “Allahu Akbar” (God is greatest)”, said Sani.

Sani and Sheriff said the two other people were arrested and handed over to the military for questioning after they were seen apparently celebrating following the blasts.

“To them it was a mission accomplished,” added Sheriff.

Nine hours later , another  suicide bomber detonated  an Improvised Explosive Device (IED at  the Jambutu Hajj camp mosque in Yola soon after the Imam finished his sermon.

State Police Commissioner  Gabriel Adaji said eight worshippers were killed.

 

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