Monday, 24 February 2014
Kano Police Bomb Squad Detonates Powerful Explosive Planted In Front Of A Bank
The Anti-bomb unit of the Nigerian police today successfully detonated an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) buried across from the GTB bank on Murtala Mohammed Way in Kano.
Police spokesperson in Kano, ASP Musa Majia told SaharaReporters by phone that the bomb disposal unit of the Nigerian Police in the state were mobilized to the area after the police was alerted to a suspicious package around 1:30 PM Nigerian time.
The bomb disposal unit successfully removed the bomb and detonated it a few minutes later. He said the controlled explosion did no damage to anyone or property and that life has since returned to normal in the area.