Kano Explosion Kills 1, Injures 8

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The Police in Kano on Thursday confirmed the death of a woman following an explosion at the Luxurious bus park at New Road, Sabon Gari, Kano.

The Police Commissioner in the state, Mr Adenrele Shinaba, who confirmed the incident at a news conference in Kano, said ‎eight other persons sustained injuries.

“Just this afternoon, we got information that there was an explosion at the luxurious bus park in Sabon Gari and we had  to move in,” he said.


He said the incident happened when the bomb went off from a refrigerator, which was being pushed into one of the
buses from a truck.

“ What we got to know is that the vehicle was getting ready to travel to Port Harcourt.

“We are working on the assumption that there was a bomb concealed inside the refrigerator and we are investigating the incident.”

He said those injured had been taken to Nasarawa Specialist Hospital for immediate medical attention.

The commissioner advised operators of motor parks to always be extra careful to guard against future occurr

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