Bomb Hits IDP Camp In Yola

The Defence Headquarters has confirmed that a bomb tore through the warehouse of an Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp in Yola, the Adamawa State capital, Friday afternoon.

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and the Adamawa State Emergency Management Agency confirmed the bombing as well, reports TheCable.

Sanni Datti, spokesman of the state emergency agency, gave the name of the camp as Malkohi and said its inhabitants are currently being evacuated.

“I can confirm to you that there was a bomb blast at Malkohi camp this morning but we don’t have the details for now because we are busy evacuating people,” he told TheCable.

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