Twitter user @ibrahimu14 who shared the photo wrote;
This how victims of Damboa Bomb attack are being treated in Damboa In Borno state But Nothing to worry about because PMB is only Concern about Re Election and Minister of health Concern is the first Son Allah Ya Isa
We reported yesterday that thirty-one persons were killed and 48 others injured in a massive bomb attack on Damboa, Borno State. The police in the state said on Sunday that 21 people were killed. But residents said 31 people were killed in the attacks suspected to have been carried out by members of the Boko Haram sect.
According to the police, the explosion occurred on Saturday night in the town, about a distance of 90 kilometres from Maiduguri, the capital of troubled Borno State. The police in a statement by the Borno State Command Public Relations Officer, Okon Edet, said;
“On 16/06/18 at about 2045hrs, an explosion occurred at Abachari area, on the outskirts of Damboa Local Government Area of Borno State.
“At the sound of the explosion, personnel of the Nigeria Police and members of the civilian JTF mobilised to the scene discovered 20 dead bodies and 48 injured persons in a suspected terrorist attack.
“The wounded and the dead were evacuated to a hospital while the scene of the crime was sanitised by a deployment of police EOD unit.”
Edet noted that an investigation was ongoing to unravel the nature of the attack, adding that the Commissioner of Police in Borno State, CP Damian Chukwu, had urged members of the public to continue to be vigilant and watchful.
“He also urges them to always provide useful information to the security agencies for necessary actions,” he said.