Monday, 18 March 2013
KANO: Explosion Rocks Bus Park in Northern Nigeria; Atleast 25 Feared Dead
Multiple explosions have hit a luxurious bus park in the ancient city of Kano, North-Central Nigeria, Monday evening. The blast occurred at a busy commercial transport park at the popular Newroad Park in Sabongari area of Kano this evening. At least 25 persons are feared dead while several others seriously wounded many of whom are believed to be passengers travelling to port-Harcourt, Southern Nigeria.
A combined team of military personnels have cordoned off the area.
Details are still trickling in as at 20:45 GMT +1 local Nigerian time.