- Posted April 14, 2014 by
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Abuja Bus Station Bombing
There has just been a bomb explosion this morning under Nyanya bridge bus stop Abuja and over 50 people have been confirmed dead! Over 200 are actually feared dead cos more dead bodies have been counted.
According to eyewitnesses, the bomb blast occurred at 6:45am at Nyanya Elrufai Park. The source of the explosion was a car bomb. It is suspected that a Toyota Seina bus which was parked overnight was ladened with the bomb that went off this morning, knowing fully well that there would be so much more people at the bus stop this morning. Sound of the explosion at Nyanya (Under Bridge) was heard from far away Abacha Road in Mararaba.
Majority of the people killed in the Nyanya bus stop explosion were actually coming to the city centre to tend to their various jobs. NEMA ambulances were seen carrying corpses.
Continue to see pictures from the blast. WARNING: VERY GRAPHIC IMAGES. VIEWER'S DISCRETION IS STRONGLY ADVISED!!
These are some of the pictures taken from a popular blogger.