A bomb explosion has just hit a location in
Kaduna town. The explosion has shattered many of the plate glass windows of some of the business premises surrounding the area where the explosion occurred. According to a senior security official, the
explosion occurred around the Asikolaye/Bakin Ruwa area along the Kaduna western bypass.
According to PUNCH, There was confusion on Tuesday in the Asikolaye area, along Nnamdi Azikiwe Western bye-pass, Kaduna, as an object suspected to be bomb exploded in the area.
Although as at the time of filing this report there
was no casualty but it was gathered that a shop was damaged and windscreens of some vehicles
shattered as a result of the impact of the explosion.
It was also learnt that many residents started praying when they had a loud sound. A source said armed soldiers and other security operatives arrived at the scene and were seen carrying out further checks to ascertain how the incident occurred.
Another source who pleaded anonymity said the
suspected bomber must have taking advantage of the quietness of the area and planted the bomb.