There are social media reports of a bomb blast in the tiny Island of Zanzibar.
It is not known if the blast, near the area called Michenzani has caused any casualty. However, some structural damage has occurred, the report states.
The semi-autonomous island of Zanzibar on the Indian Ocean has been marred with political upheaval recently, after the Zanzibar Electoral Commission (ZEC) annulled the election results, despite the reports from foreign observers that the election in the island. 25-mile off the coast from mainland Tanzania were without a hitch.
Zanzibar election re-run is scheduled to take place this month, however some opposition parties, including Civic United Front(CUF) say they won’t participate.