Another Bomb Attack Hits Nigerian Capital


At least 19 people have been killed and many injured when a car bomb was detonated close to the site of a similar explosion just two weeks ago in Abuja.

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Explosion rocks Nigeria's capital Abuja

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  • Nigeria:  Explosion Rocks Abuja

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    An explosion has hit the outskirts of Nigeria's capital Abuja, just meters away from the site of a bomb blast that left 75 people dead less than a month ago. Witnesses say several ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Fresh Explosion Rocks Nyanya, Abuja - Live Updates

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    Barely two weeks after the bomb explosion that occurred at popular Nyanya Motor Park in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, another bomb has exploded. read more »

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    Authorities of the National Hospital have confirmed that six dead bodies, victims of the explosion, have been deposited at the hospital's mortuary. read more »