By Yunusa Abdullahi
Governor Mohammed Umar Jibrilla has condemned the Tuesday bomb blast at “Tashar Tipper” along Jambutu road in Jimeta.
The Governor made the condemnation when he visited the victims at the Yola Specialist Hospital and Federal Medical Center, Yola Wednesday 18th November, 2015.
He described the blast as an act of evil doers and called on the general public and security agents to always be on alert in the fight against terrorism in the state and the country at large, pointing out that the fight against insurgency is for everybody and appealed to the people of the state to be security conscious by reporting any suspicious person(s) or object to the security agents.
While conducting the Governor round the Hospitals, The Chief Medical Directors of Specialist Hospital, Yola Dr. Bala Saidu and that of Federal Medical Center, Yola Prof. Awwal Muhammed Abubakar had told the Governor that about Thirty -Four persons were dead and about Eighty others injured in the attack.
The Medical Directors of the Two Hospitals also called on the general public and wealthy individuals to come to the aid of the victims by donating blood and other medical facilities in order to assist victims.