There has been a multiple bomb explosions in an internally displaced persons camp in Maiduguri, Bornu state.
Witnesses say the explosions occurs around 4:30am on early Wednesday and it was feared that many people may have either been killed or injured in the multiple blast.
The State Commissioner of Police Damian Chukwu, said three explosions occurred at different locations inside the Muna IDP camp, explaining that Four people were killed in the attack while 18 were injured.
The Commissioner of Police said: “Three bomb explosions occurred this morning at three different locations near Muna Garage, Maiduguri. Four people were killed and 18 people injured.”
Meanwhile, Tijjani Lumani, coordinator of the Muna camp, said the explosions were four in number.
According to Lumani, the explosions led to the burning of tents used by the displaced persons.
“There were four explosions inside the camp. The bombers struck at different locations around 4:30 am. The explosions triggered fires which burned down many tents,” he said.
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