Chief of Army Staff prays in Damaturu despite explosions [PHOTOS]

50 people have been confirmed dead in the explosions which occurred at the Layin Gwange and Phase One areas of the capital city while Muslim faithful were being screened.

Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai in Yobe on July 17, 2015.

Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, today, July 17, 2015, observed Eid-el-Fitr prayers in Damaturu, Yobe State despite twin blasts which rocked the city earlier in the day.

Buratai, who's from Borno, observed prayers along with Yobe Governor Ibrahim Gaidam, Deputy Governor, Abubakar Ali and Assembly Speaker, Adamu Dala Dogo among others.

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