Aug 17th, 2012
One person was injured when an Improvised Explosive Device exploded near the Rikkos Police Post in Jos on Friday. The Spokesman for the Special Task Force in Plateau State, Captain Salisu Mustapha, said in a statement in Jos, that the explosion affected the police post and three other houses. Also af...
Apr 6th, 2012
KANO, Nigeria — Nigerian authorities have recovered a cache of arms, including explosives and rocket launchers, in two separate raids in the restive northern city of Gombe and arrested six suspects, a senior official said. “Following weeks of surveillance we gathered enough intelligence informa...
Jul 26th, 2011
Kano – Police in a Nigerian town near the capital hit by several bomb blasts in recent months have arrested seven people with explosives, a spokesperson said on Tuesday. The suspects were arrested in Suleija on Saturday during a raid on a house following a tip-off where “some sophisticate...