Breaking News: Fresh explosion rocks Jos

A vehicle damaged in the Kaduna blast

While the nation is yet to recover from this morning’s deadly explosion in Kaduna, which killed about 20 persons, a fresh blast has been reported in Jos, the Plateau State capital.

The National Emergency Management Agency said the explosion occurred about an hour ago in a park at the Tudun Wada area of the city.

A resident of the city says the attack happened beside K-Rock Hotel not far from another major hotel in the vicinity of the Plateau Government House. 

NEMA’s spokesperson, Yushau Shuaibu says security operatives and rescue workers have since arrived the scene of the incident.

We are unable to confirm details of casualty and extent of damage caused by the explosion at this point.

The police in Jos could not immediately be reached for comments.

 


DOWNLOAD THE PREMIUM TIMES MOBILE APP

Now available on

  Premium Times Android mobile applicationPremium Times iOS mobile applicationPremium Times blackberry mobile applicationPremium Times windows mobile application

TEXT AD:ADVERTISE HERE! CALL 07088095401


All rights reserved. This material and any other material on this platform may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, written or distributed in full or in part, without written permission from PREMIUM TIMES.


  • Apasgadzama

    These are events for us to write our history, God in his mercy will surely bring all these things to an end one day.