According to reports, 15 lives have been lost as a result of An explosion which occurred in Bauchi on Monday, December 22.
25 people have been recorded injured by the Police in the state. The explosion occurred at about 5:30 pm near a police post in the Bauchi Central Market.
Sahara Reporters reported an eye witness account of what exactly happened at the scene. According to the witness many of the victims were in critical conditions, some were badly burnt and had been rushed to the Trauma Centre of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital (ATBUTH) for treatment.
The Bauchi blast took place just few hours after The Nigerian media was just recovery from the shock of a bomb that went off at the Dukku Motor Park in Gombe State killing about 20 people.