When was the first bomb blast in Abuja?

When was the first bomb blast in Abuja?

October 2010
The first blast occurred around 10:30 a.m., emergency services arrived at the scene and then the second blast occurred….

October 2010 Abuja bombings
Weapons Car bombs
Deaths 12
Injured 17
Perpetrator Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta

What does Boko Haram want?

Boko Haram is an Islamic sect that believes northern politics has been seized by a group of corrupt, false Muslims. It wants to wage a war against them, and the Federal Republic of Nigeria generally, to create a “pure” Islamic state ruled by sharia law.

What year is Nigeria bomb blast?

January 27, 2002
Anyone in Lagos will always remember with great clarity what he was doing on January 27, 2002, at the precise moment when loud bangs and tremors vibrating through buildings rock the entire city.

What’s the meaning of bomb blast?

bomb blast in British English (bɒm blɑːst ) the impact caused by a bomb. The bomb blast sent shrapnel over a wide area. Collins English Dictionary.

What happened on the 27th of January 2002?

An armoury at the Ikeja military cantonment in Lagos, Nigeria, containing “high calibre bombs” went up in flames at about 6.00 pm (local time) on Sunday, 27th January 2002, resulting in a series of explosions in and around the cantonment. The explosions affected areas up to 50 kms.

What caused the explosion in Lagos today?

The explosion was as a result of electric poles that collapsed on the pipeline. Residents of Igando, Idimu, and Egbeda areas of Lagos woke up Friday to a pipeline explosion. The explosion occurred at the pipeline site located at Isale Odo, LASU Road, Egbeda.

What bomb girl means?

A statement that reveals your crush has a girlfriend A girlfriend bomb is a statement made by your guy you have been crushing on that reveals he is already dating a girl. It is similar to a truth bomb as it blows up the recipient’s, or victim’s, expectations.