*As Boko Haram claims responsibility for Abuja blast
BY NDAHI MARAMA
MAIDUGURI – FOUR people were killed while one person was seriously injured in a bomb blast that rocked Damboa Local Government Area of Borno state, Thursday afternoon.
This is coming barely a few hours after the bomb explosion at the car park of the Police headquarters in Abuja .
Meanwhile, the Islamic sect, Boko Haram, has since claimed responsibility for the Abuja attack in a telephone call in Maiduguri.
Vanguard learnt that the Damboa blast occurred at about 2pm in a house, near the Church of Brethren in Nigeria known in Hausa as Eklisiyan Yan’uwa a Nigeriya (EYN).
Confirming the incident, the Borno state Police Commissioner, Alhaji Jinjiri Abubakar said that 4 teenagers were killed with one person injured and has since been admitted in an undisclosed hospital .
He said, the police have started investigation into the matter.