Posts Tagged ‘Bomb Blast’

Seven Killed In Shi’ite Mosque Blast ~ Security Operatives

A bomb blast has killed seven people at a Shi’ite Muslim mosque in eastern Baghdad on Friday and wounded more than 20, police sources said. The explosion took place in the Baladiyat neighbourhood. A senior police source said that either a suicide belt or improvised explosive device had been used in the attack, for which […]

Governor Ihedioha Visits Bomb Blast Victims In Oguta [PHOTO]

Imo State Deputy Governor, Rt. Hon. Gerald Irona, Weekend visited Eziorsu community in Oguta Local Government Area of Imo State to commiserate with the families of those that lost their lives in Thursday’s bomb explosion that claimed the lives of three. On the Deputy Governor’s team were the Imo State Commissioner of Police, Rabiu Ladodo, […]

TERROR ATTACK: Bombs rip Sri Lanka, hundreds dead, churches, hotels hit [PHOTO]

At least 137 people have been killed and hundreds more injured in explosions at churches and hotels in Sri Lanka, police and hospital sources say. At least seven blasts were reported. Three churches in Negombo, Batticaloa and Colombo’s Kochchikade district were targeted during Easter services. The Shangri-La, Kingsbury, Cinnamon Grand and a fourth hotel, all […]

Fresh Explosion Kills Two, Injures Scores in Borno

Barely 24 hours after a suicide bomber suspected to be a Boko Haram member detonated an improvise explosive device, IED in a mosque in Sulimanti ward of Maiduguri, the Borno state capital, another heavy explosion has rocked the busy Musa Usman Secretariat main Gate in the state capital. About two persons were feared dead with […]

Explosions Rock Kano As Boko Haram Overtakes ISIS As Worlds Deadliest Terror Group

A large blast ripped through a busy mobile phone market in Nigeria’s biggest northern city, Kano. Nafiu Mohammed and Suleiman Haruna said the explosion was “deep inside” the Farm Centre market happened shortly after 4:00 pm (1500 GMT) and that rescuers were on the scene dealing with casualties. A new report says Nigeria’s Boko Haram […]

BREAKING NEWS: Bomb Blast in Yola Leaves Scores Dead

Many worshipers are feared dead in Yola, the Adamawa State capital, after a bomb attack on a Jumaat mosque in Jimeta area of the city. The explosion occurred as worshippers were observing the weekly Jumaat service, and many worshipers are feared dead and injured. A reporter in Yola said rescue officials from the Red Cross, the […]