- One piece of news that has caused alarm among many is the explosion that rocked Kano State in the early hours of May 17
- Many people were killed and several others injured in the explosion in the Sabon Gari area of the state was a gas explosion near an elementary school. May 17, Channels TV reports.
The explosion, which occurred near a private secondary school, Winners School, destroyed a residential building and affected part of the school.
The blast happened in the early hours of the morning, reportedly affecting many school children.
The Nigerian Tribune added that the images also confirm this. The B last may have claimed several lives, with at least one body seen on the ground.
A crowd had gathered just after the explosion, with some people trying to help the injured and others lamenting the damage.
It’s not yet clear if any of the buildings housed a school, but the images showed that several school children were removed from the scene. One of them was injured.
Bomb explodes in restaurant in Taraba state, 7 feared killed
Sources cited by the newspaper said that there was a bomb a local restaurant exploded with crowds.
More than 20 people, including women, were injured in the incident. They were reportedly taken to the Jalingo Federal Medical Center.
Guns shot dead a traditional ruler at a mosque in Taraba state
In another development, gunmen shot dead Men on Monday evening On April 11, they attacked a mosque in the town of Maisamari, Sardauna governorate, Taraba state, killing Alhaji Abdulkadir Maisamari, a district head.
Witnesses testified, Maisamari was killed during Ishai prayers.
It was learned that the gunmen reportedly opened fire immediately after they stormed the mosque. Residents reportedly confronted the gunmen and forced them to flee up a mountain near the town.