Twin Bomb Blasts Hit Nigeria Market

Two bomb blasts have hit a mobile phone market, in the city of Kano, in northeast Nigeria.

Two huge blasts have been heard at a mobile phone market in northern Nigeria’s main city, Kano, reports say.

Witnesses told AFP news agency one of the explosions was inside the market at 15:00 GMT and that rescuers were on the scene dealing with the casualties.

There are no details of casualties yet or the motive for the attack.

It comes a day after more than 30 people were killed by a suicide bomber in the north-eastern city of Yola, in an attack blamed on Boko Haram.

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