August 26, 2011

Nigeria: UN Building Bombed, 20 Dead

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Bombing - UN Building, Abuja, Nigeria

(Abuja, Nigeria) About 10:24 AM Nigerian time, the United Nations building in Abuja experienced an explosion, claiming several lives.

Reportedly, the 3rd floor of the building was ripped apart by a suicide bomber driving a car packed with explosives.

No confirmation on casualties has been provided. One source, however, reports at least 20 deaths and many wounded.

By Mr. E. Blogger at 06:52 AM | Comments |