June 5, 2014
The governor’s private house, which also serves as his official residence
was bombed in a late afternoon attack in Gombe today. The attack happened not at the government state residence of Governor Ibrahim Dakwambo . SaharaReporters learned that a Police Armored Personnel Carrier (APC) that was stationed in front of his house was the target in the bomb blast.
The bombing also touched-off multiple explosions and had rocked the district where the governor resides.
No casualties or fatalities at this time.
The Liaison Officer to Gombe State in Abuja confirmed the attack to SaharaReporters over the phone.