Tag archive for ‘blast’
By admin On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

29 Perished, Dozens Hurt in Mexico Fireworks Market Blast

An explosion ripped through a well-known fireworks market on the outskirts of Mexico City on Dec. 20, 2016. LAGOS DECEMBER 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-A powerful chain-reaction explosion ripped through Mexico’s best-known More...

By admin On Monday, March 28th, 2016

Easter Tragedy: Pakistan Blast Kills 65, Injures 300 People

Vikas Swarup, spokesman for India’s External Affairs ministry, tweeted that Prime Minister Narendra Modi telephoned Pakistani premier Nawaz Sharif to express his deep condolences. He said Modi “underlined More...

By admin On Sunday, October 4th, 2015

Nigeria Army Dispel Fear over Multiple Blasts near Maiduguri, Says It is Military Drill

LAGOS OCTOBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY) – Multiple explosions were heard Sunday on the outskirts of Maiduguri, a city in northeastern Nigeria that has repeatedly been attacked by Boko Haram jihadists, local residents More...

By admin On Monday, December 22nd, 2014

Dozens Killed as Explosion Rocks Gombe Motor Park on Monday Morning

LAGOS DECEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)- – Dozens of people were reportedly killed in the latest Gombe Motor Park explosion which went off at about 9 am, Monday. The Dukku motor park in Gombe town, is usually a busy More...

By admin On Saturday, June 28th, 2014

13-Year-Old Boy Discovers ‘High-Calibre’ Bomb Near Kano Mosque

LAGOS JUNE 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A 13-year-old boy, Friday, discovered a ‘high-calibre’ bomb placed in a car parked near a Mosque in Kano; and promptly alerted the police. The police spokesperson in Kano, Magaji More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

N4GG Condemns Abuja Bomb Blast, Calls for Proactive Security Measures

LAGOS APRIL 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Group under the aegis of Network for Good Governance (N4GG) has condemned in strong term Monday bombing of a bus station in Nyanya, Abuja suburb of which no fewer than 72 people were More...

By admin On Monday, April 14th, 2014

Abuja Blast Update: 76 Dead, 100 Injured

LAGOS APRIL 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Police and emergency services officials in Nigeria’s capital city of Abuja have said that the death toll from a bombing this morning at a bus station in Nyanya stands at 76 people. More...