The explosion which took place in Enugu State on Monday night happened at the Old New Artisan Market…
The market is mostly populated by Northerners trading on livestock. The explosion took place on Monday night, albeit the news of the incident made rounds on Tuesday.
The cause of the explosion has not been ascertained but there is speculation that it may be a bomb blast. From observations, some objects like generator battery was seen which may be a component of an improvised bomb.
According reports, no life was lost in the explosion, but there is a great damage to goods and building in the scene of the incident.
The incident has created fear and panic in the city. We urge people to be at alert wherever they are in the country.