Nigerian Bombings

JUST IN: 8 Killed, Many Injured As Bomb Blast Rocks Gombi, Adamawa

Two suicide bombers on Friday afternoon blew up themselves at the grain section of the international market in Gombi Local Government Area of Adamawa State, ... Full story

Ex President, General Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida Opens Up On Dele Giwa's Death And 159 Officers On Crashed Plane

In a rare kind of interview, former Nigerian leader, IBB has opened up on some unforgettable incidents in the history of Nigeria.  Twenty-three years after a ... Full story

4 Time African Footballer Of The Year, Samuel Eto’o Pens Condolence Message To Yola And Kano Bomb blast Victims

Four time African Footballer of the Year and former Chelsea and Barcelona player, Samuel Eto’o pens heartfelt condolence  message to victims of Kano and Yola ... Full story

Kano Blasts: Suicide Bombers Hits Nigerian Market Kills 13

Two female suicide bombers have killed 13 people in a market in northern Nigeria's main city, Kano, police say. Residents say one of the bombs went ... Full story

We've Activated Safety Check Again After the Bombing In Nigeria - Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook has introduced a Safety Check after coming under fire for a perceived Western bias when it activated Safety Check after the Paris attacks and ... Full story

Yola Bomb Blast: Headless Bodies, Dismembered Human Parts - (Graphic Photo)

The yesterday's ill-fated Adamawa, Yola bomb blast at 8pm claimed several lives with scores injured.  At least 31 people were killed and 72 others injured in ... Full story

Former Police Chief, Chris Omeben Forestall Investigation Into Dele Giwa’s Murder - Ray Ekpu

The co-founder of Newswatch Magazine, Ray Ekpu, has accused a retired police chief, Chris Omeben, of being the one who frustrated investigations into the murder ... Full story

Nigerian Bombings: Borno Imams Get Metal Detectors

The Borno State Government has distributed metal detectors to Imams in the state to screen worshippers as one of the ways to checking the menace ... Full story

Twin Bomb Blasts Hit Maiduguri Mosque, Kill Many

Another early morning bomb attack has occurred in a mosque in Maiduguri, Borno state, killing and injuring many worshippers during the early morning prayer session, ... Full story

Nyanya Bombings: Suspect Pleads Guilty To Possessing IEDs

One of the suspected bombers of Nyanya and Kuje, both satellite towns in Abuja, on October 2, 2015, Abdulwaheed Nasiru, told a Federal High Court ... Full story

Nigerian Bombings: Dozens Dead As Maiduguri Mosque Targeted

At least 39 people have died after multiple explosions in the Nigerian city of Maiduguri, an emergency official says. Three female suicide bombers, thought to be ... Full story

Beer Parlour Explosion Caused By A Defective Refrigerator In Lagos

A six months old baby and three others was injured in an explosion that caused a scare in the Oworonsoki area of Lagos on Sunday  An ... Full story

Kuje Bombings: The Day After The Bomb Blast

EVEREST AMAFULE captures the mood at Kuje market, Abuja, the day after it was attacked by suspected Boko Haram members The hustle and bustle that usually ... Full story

My Wife Sacrificed Her Life For Our Daughter - Samuel Abolarin

Samuel Abolarin, who lost his wife and other family members in the blast, speaks with FRIDAY OLOKOR Unknown to many, the deceased mother of one-month-old baby, ... Full story

Shocking!! Suspected Suicide Bomber, Charles Okah Attempts Suicide In Court

A suspected mastermind of the October 1, 2010 bombing in Abuja, Charles Okah, caused a row, by attempting to commit suicide during Tuesday’s proceedings in ... Full story

Expect Bomb Blasts In 4 Different Parts Of Abuja - Prophet Victor Ajibishe

An Abuja-based cleric, Prophet Victor Ajibishe of Solid Mountain Prayer Ministry (SMPM), has predicted another terrifying bomb blast in Abuja, which he said God showed ... Full story

Boko Haram Suicide Bombers That Blew Themselves Up In Abuja (Photos)

Boko Haram insurgents, who have pledged allegiance to the Islamic State, have reportedly claimed responsibility for the multiple suicide bomb blasts that happened in Abuja ... Full story

Bomb Blast At Army Barracks In Plateau State Kills More Than 30

Tthe bomb hit the Nigerian army’s 3rd Armoured Division Barracks at Bassa local governmet area of Plateau state at about 9.45a.m. today. Witnesses and a security ... Full story

Bomb Explosion At Kano Motor Park Leaves Human Parts All Over

A bomb exploded this afternoon at the Karota motorpark in Kofa-Nassarawa in Kano state. Many people were killed in the blast. Human parts were seen ... Full story

Bus Bomb Kills More Than A Dozen In Potiskum, North-Eastern Nigeria

A suicide bomb attack has killed more than a dozen people at a crowded bus station in Potiskum, north-eastern Nigeria. A witness told the BBC that ... Full story

Explosion Rocks Potiskum School

An explosion in Potiskum, Yobe State has reportedly left one person dead, sources say. The blast is said to have occurred at about 7:35pm yesterday, December ... Full story

Bomb Blasts At First Bank Bauchi State, Many In Line To Pick Up Salaries Dead!

An explosion has occurred in Bauchi State this morning. The Cable reports that the source of the explosion was a bomb, and the location was ... Full story

Abuja shopping mall explosion kills more than 21, with body parts scattered all over Emab Plaza

An explosion in a Nigerian shopping mall has killed at least 21 people just an hour before the national football team played Argentina in the ... Full story

Bomb Blast Rocks Abuja Shopping Mall Leaving Many Dead!

Scores of people were feared dead in a deadly explosion that occurred at a popular shopping mall, Emab plaza located in Aminu Crescent, Wuse 2, ... Full story

Hospitals reject Abuja bomb blast victims

The series of explosions that rocked the Federal Capital Territory in the last two weeks appear to have taken toll on its health facilities as ... Full story

Nyanya bomb blast: Nine have been confirmed dead with an unspecified number injured

Some  9 persons have been confirmed dead with an unspecified number of  injured in a bomb blast that ripped through Nyanya, Abuja early this evening. Security ... Full story

Emir Of Kano - "Kano Blasts Meant To Cause Another Civil War"

The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Ado Bayero and the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, have declared that the motive behind last Monday’s bomb attack on a ... Full story

Abdulaziz Baban-Lamma - May Allah curse whoever was behind the act

Wounded survivors on Tuesday described the terrifying scene of a suicide attack at a Kano bus station that killed at more than 22 people, the ... Full story

Survivors of Kano suicide bomb attacks recount tales of woes

Survivors of Monday’s suicide bomb attacks at a luxury bus station in Kano have been recounting their tales of woes, especially how they escaped death ... Full story

Bomb Blast In Sabo-Gari, Kano, Kills 60, Leaves Many Injured

No fewer than 60 people were confirmed killed in a bomb explosion yesterday in New Road Motor Park in the predominantly christian neighborhood of Sabon ... Full story

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