Graphic pictures from yesterday’s bomb blast in Madagali, Adamawa State
The death toll from Friday’s suicide bombing in Adamawa continues to increase, the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, reports.
The agency, quoting a local government chairman, also said 57 people were critically injured while 120 others were wounded in the explosion.
Yusuf Muhammed, Chairman, Madagali Local Government, Adamawa, said the critically injured were rushed to Mubi General Hospital and Yola Specialists Hospital, while those that sustained minor injuries were treated and discharged .
Two female suicide bombers struck at a local market in Madagali, Adamawa State, north-east Nigeria.
Madagali lies some 276 kilometres from the Adamawa State capital, Yola.
The town is close to neighbouring Borno State.