The tale of bloody Sunday has continued unabated. Information reaching 247ureports.com throughs police sources in Bauchi State indicates that an improvished Explosive Device [IED] exploded in the city of Bayan Darin located in Northern Bauchi, North Eastern Nigeria. According to the reports, the IED exploded in an uncompleted building.
The police in Bauchi State confirmed to 247ureports.com that the explosion occurred at minutes after 9:30pm at an area where many hotels are located. But the police noted that the bomb did not occurred inside the hotel. “The bomb exploded in an uncompleted” said the police. But eyewitness account state that the area is populated by a non-indigenes of Bauchi and that it is largely a busy commercial area with brotels and sport viewing centers. “There are many uncompleted buildings in the area” said one of the traders in the area who spoke to our correspondent. He stated that many of the uncompleted buildings are used for sport viewing centers.
The pegged the number of injured at 9 but eyewitnesses on the ground peg the number at 11. Both the police and the eyewitness accounts agreed that there were no deaths as a result of the explosion.