Over 30 Dead in Yola, NE Nigeria Bombing: Emergency Services

Published: 18th November 2015 06:40 AM  |   Last Updated: 18th November 2015 06:40 AM   |  A+A-


KADUNA: More than 30 people were killed when a bomb ripped through packed crowds in Yola, northeast Nigeria on Tuesday, the Red Cross and the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said.

"So far, we've recorded about 32 dead and about 80 injured," said NEMA coordinator for Yola Sa'ad Bello but the Red Cross gave a slightly lower toll of 31 dead and 72 injured.

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