Tag: bomb

Niger Delta Militants Renew Threat To Bomb Abuja, Others

The new militant group, Joint Niger Delta Liberation Force (JNDLF), that threatened to launch six missiles tuesday, has vowed to target key government institutions, including the State House, Abuja. Also listed for hit in Abuja are the Defence Headquarters, Department of State Services (DSS), Police Headquarters, the National Assembly Complex,[Read More…]

An Improvised Explosive Device Went Off In Borno, Four Killed, Soldier Injured

The Nigerian Army, on Sunday, revealed that an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) explosion in Biu, Borno state killed four persons, including a woman and her child, and two other men. According to a statement signed by Army spokesperson, Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman, the IED which was most likely buried a[Read More…]

Terrorists Paid N2,500 To Bomb Yola Barracks

There was a bomb attack on Thursday in Yola, the capital of Adamawa State, the Adamawa Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps, Mr. Luka Ikpi, told journalists. The magnitude of the explosion which extended to the state headquarters of the FRSC, according to him, made the sector to[Read More…]

Bomb Explosion In Sabongari Kano

A blast has been reported in the Sabongari area of Kano city, but details of casualties are still hazy. Eyewitness say the Bomb blast rips through crowded motor park at Sabon Gari, Kano at 3:15pm Nigerian time. The explosive device was said to have been hidden in a bag close[Read More…]

Worshippers Escape Death As Police Detonate Bombs In A Nigerian Church, Suspects Arrested

The Imo State Police Command, Owerri, Sunday averted what would have been another black Sunday for the People of the South-East Nigeria. The Police have arrested six suspects over the discovery of two Improvised Explosive Devices in a church in Owerri, according to the Commissioner  of Police, Abdumajid Ali. Mr.[Read More…]

Plot To Bomb Abuja Mosque Unraveled

The Federal Capital Territory(FCT) Police Command is investigating a case of suspected mosque bombing in Garki village, Abuja. DSP Altine Daniel, the spokesperson of the Command, said that the police has detained a suspect over an alleged plot to bomb a mosque in Abuja. Altine said the police has commenced[Read More…]