Tag: States of Nigeria

Nigeria Recaptures Top Suspect in Christmas Bombing

Bomb blast at St Theresa church

Nigerian authorities have recaptured the top suspect in a Christmas day bombing that killed at least 37 people outside the capital, Abuja. Government officials say the State Security Service re-arrested Kabiru Sokoto on Friday in eastern Taraba state near the

Witnesses: 4 Nigerian Security Agents Killed in Blast

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Witnesses say four security agents were killed in northeast Nigeria in a roadside bomb explosion. Reports say the bomb went off Thursday afternoon in the northern city of Damaturu, the capital of Yobe state. A local police officer said security