No fewer than 27 persons have been confirmed dead and 56 injured, followin a twin bomb blast in second hand clothes market known as Kasuwan Gwajo in Mubi Adamawa State this afternoon.

The Principal medical officer of Mubi general hospital Dr Ezra Sakawa confirmed the degree of casualties and stated that they are still attaining to the injured

The blast occurred this afternoon while people were going about their usual commercials

The high population of the area made it possible for the perpetrators to detonate and recorded the said number of casualties