Tag: Abuja Bombing

After ISIS Claimed Responsibility For The Abuja Bombings, NLC Says Niger Delta Militants Might Be Responsible

The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has called on security agencies to beam a searchlight on some militant groups in the Niger Delta region following the recent spate of bomb attacks believed to have been perpetuated by Boko haram insurgents in Abuja. Nigeria’s Boko Haram militants, who have pledged allegiance to[Read More…]

“DSS Is Weak In Intelligence Gathering” – PDP Slams Duara Led Leadership After Abuja Bombing

The Peoples Democratic Party has alleged that the Department of State Security is weak in intelligence gathering. It said this was what led to the two simultaneous bombings recorded at two satellite towns within the Federal Capital Territory on Friday. The bombings led to the death of 20 persons while[Read More…]

“We Got Wind Of Abuja Shopping Mall Attack Two Weeks Ago” – SSS

The Department of State Service (DSS) yesterday disclosed that it received security report of impending attacks on shopping malls and business concerns, two weeks before Wednesday’s bomb attack at Emab Plaza in Abuja. Deputy Director of Press and Public Relations of the DSS, Marilyn Ogar, revealed that the secret service[Read More…]

Emab Plaza Bombing: Dead Terrorist Was Conveying Another Explosive

More explosives were seized from 2 suspects believed to have coordinated the bombing of Emab Shopping Plaza in Wuse, Abuja on Wednesday 25th June 2014. Bystanders at the scene of the explosion alerted soldiers on patrol to the two suspects who were speeding off on a power bike. According to[Read More…]

US, UK Condemn ‘Senseless’ Nigeria Bombing

The United States of America, USA and Britain, yesterday, condemned the bomb attack on a packed bus station in Abuja and called for a full investigation. British Foreign Secretary, Mr William Hague, who condemned the bomb attack, in a statement in Abuja, said: “I was deeply saddened to hear of[Read More…]