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Two killed, several others injured in Bauchi gas explosion 

Two killed, several others injured in Bauchi gas explosion 

By Charly Agwam – Bauchi At least two persons have been reported dead with several others severely wounded following an explosion from a gas cylinder at a welder workshop in the town of Azare, Katagum local government area of Bauchi State. According to an anonymous eyewitness account, a trailer that was parked at the welder’s […]

Explosion in Baghdad kills one, injures 12

Explosion in Baghdad kills one, injures 12

An explosion on Thursday rocked part of the Iraqi capital Baghdad, killing at least one civilian and injuring 12 others, security sources said. Five cars were also destroyed in the blast that occurred at a street market in the City of Sadr in eastern Baghdad, the military-linked Security Media Cell added. The explosion was caused by an explosive […]

We found source, it wasn’t bomb attack — Probe panel member

We found source, it wasn’t bomb attack — Probe panel member

It will be one year tomorrow since the explosion that rocked a Lagos community, Abule-Ado, in Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area. In this piece, Vice Chairman of the Council and member of the investigative committee set up by Lagos State government to unravel the cause of the blast, Segun Idris, speaks on the findings of his panel and developments in the area.

‘Explosion injures 7 children in Kaduna’

‘Explosion injures 7 children in Kaduna’

The Kaduna State Government on Tuesday, said that accidental detonation of an object injured seven children in Igabi Local Government Area of the state. Mr Samuel Aruwan, Commissioner  of Internal Security and Home Affairs, confimed the incident in a statement issued in Kaduna. Aruwan said: “Security agencies have reported the accidental detonation of a substance […]

Explosion cuts Agip’s output by 30,000 barrels daily, says Eni

Explosion cuts Agip’s output by 30,000 barrels daily, says Eni

The Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC) on Thursday said the Nov. 20 explosion at its oil field in Bayelsa would adversely impact crude export to the tune of 30,000 barrels daily. The incident has put the cumulative production shut-in at 180,000 at the field pending when the breached pipelines are fixed. The News Agency of […]