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Police Confirm Gombe Blast, Say 7 Dead

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The Nigeria Police Force has confirmed that seven persons died in the bomb attack that occurred at the Gombe Transport Services Limited Terminal in the Gombe State capital. Earlier figures given by sources at the Nigeria Emergency Management Agency after the attack occurred put number of deaths at nine. Giving latest information about Friday's bomb blast, spokesman for the police, Emmanuel Ojukwu, also said that 33 persons were injured. "About 9:42am local time, there was an explosion of Improvised Explosive Devices at the Gombe Transport Services Limited Terminal and it damaged vehicles. The police is taking care of the situation and we have cleared the place," he said. For more information log on to www.channelstv.com.