Published On: Mon, Dec 22nd, 2014

Dozens Killed as Explosion Rocks Gombe Motor Park on Monday Morning

LAGOS DECEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)- – Dozens of people were reportedly killed in the latest Gombe Motor Park explosion which went off at about 9 am, Monday.
The Dukku motor park in Gombe town, is usually a busy motor park as passengers traveling to all the eleven local government go through the park.

The causality figure is high because the park is very crowded, especially as people are traveling in and out of the LGAs to celebrate the Christmas and the holiday with their love ones.
It could be recalled that this is the third explosion in Motor Park in Gombe within the spate of 2 months.
African Examiner’s correspondent reports that victims of the blast, mostly women and children have been rushed to the Federal Medical Centre Gombe for medical attention.
However, details of the motor park explosion are still sketchy as the state government and the police are yet to make any official statement regarding the incident.
Source: African Examiner

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