Hirunews Logo
Deadly+blast+rocks+Nigerian+capital
Thursday, 26 June 2014 - 7:55
Deadly blast rocks Nigerian capital
27

Shares
3,242

Views
A bomb attack on a busy shopping district in Nigeria's capital, Abuja, has killed at least 21 people and injured 52 more.

The blast, near the popular Banex plaza shopping complex in Wuse district, could be heard from miles away and sent curls of smoke into the air.

Police say a suspect has been arrested. No group has claimed responsibility.

Islamist militant group Boko Haram has bombed targets in Abuja and across northern Nigeria recently.
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
1,679 Views
3,792 Views
2,683 Views
4,221 Views
2,637 Views
48,092 Views
Top