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Xmas Day Blast: Policeman killed in Jos

KANO (AFP) – A policeman was confirmed killed in a second Christmas Day explosion near a church in Jos, a spokesman for the state governor said, bringing the toll from both explosions to at least 28.

“There was a bomb blast at Mountain of Fire church this morning,” Pam Ayuba said of the attack in the central city of Jos.

“One policeman guarding the church was killed and three vehicles were burnt in the inferno. A wall of the church was destroyed.”


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