A bomb is said to have exploded in Osun State, South-West Nigeria at noon Tuesday. The police in Osun is said to have confirmed the bomb explosion.
Sources tell Newswirengr that the bomb exploded close to the Familiy House of Mr Sikiru Ayedun, the state Commissioner of Home Affairs and Culture in Ife. Pandemonium in Ile Ife immediately the bomb went off at the More area of the University town.
An account has it that two devices were planted in a house in which one of the devices went off while the other was detonated by men of the anti-bomb squad of the state command of the police.
There are no reported cases of casualties yet as at the time of filing this report. The people of Osun State will by August 9 head to the polls to elect a governor for another term in office.