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NYANYA BOMBING: Mastermind, Sadiq Ogwuche arrested in Sudan.

  A mastermind of the Nyanya bomb blasts, Aminu Sadiq Ogwuche, who was on Tuesday declared wanted by the Department of State Services, DSS, and subsequently placed on the international police (Interpol) red alert, has been arrested.The first Nyanya bombing of April 14 left no fewer than 100 people dead and s...

Categories: Nigerian Gazette
Posted on May 18, 2014

NYANYA BOMBING: Mastermind, Sadiq Ogwuche arrested in Sudan.

  A mastermind of the Nyanya bomb blasts, Aminu Sadiq Ogwuche, who was on Tuesday declared wanted by the Department of State Services, DSS, and subsequently placed on the international police (Interpol) red alert, has been arrested.The first Nyanya bombing of April 14 left no fewer than 100 people dead and s...

Categories: Nigerian Gazette
Posted on May 18, 2014

Ogwuche, fleeing Nyanya bomber arrested in Sudan

Aminu Sadiq Ogwuche, one of the two suspects declared wanted on Monday by the State Security Service in connection with the 14 April bomb attack at a bus station in Nyanya, a suburb of Abuja has been arrested in Sudan. Mike Omeri, the Director General of National Orientation Agency, NOA announced the arrest o...

Categories: PM News
Posted on May 15, 2014

APC Govs to work with FG on Chibok girls rescue, support Nyanya blast victims with N100m

Rochas Okorocha: APC governors to donate N100million to bomb blast victims All Progressives Congress (APC) governors, under the Progressive Governors Forum, (PGF) on Tuesday reaffirmed their committed to working with the Federal Government, local communities and international partners to ensure that the schoo...

Categories: PM News
Posted on May 13, 2014

DSS Parades Nyanya Bomb Blast Suspects

The Department of State Services (DSS) has paraded five suspects, captured in connection with the 14th May bomb blast that killed 74 people and injured several others at Nyanya Motor Park, Abuja. Speaking at a joint press briefing by the DSS, the Defence Headquarters (DHq) and the Nigeria Police, after the pa...

Categories: Huhu Online
Posted on May 12, 2014

Nyanya blast victims: No FG official has visited us

Scene of bomb blast at Nyanya Bus Park Some victims of the Nyanya bomb blast receiving treatment at the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital (UATH) on Monday called for Federal Government’s assistance. Eyinaye Gabriel, a victim of the 14 April bomb blast, told NAN that no government official had visited th...

Categories: PM News
Posted on May 5, 2014

FCT Minister appeals to relations of Nyanya blast to claim corpses

FCT Minister, Senator Bala Mohammed The FCT Minister, Senator Bala Mohammed, has appealed to relatives of the 20 persons who died in the May Day Nyanya bomb blast to come forward to claim the corpses. Mohammed made the appeal on Saturday in Abuja after visiting four FCT General Hospitals where some of the cor...

Categories: PM News
Posted on May 4, 2014

CAN Condemns Second Nyanya Bomb Attack

Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has condemned Thursday’s bomb blast in Nyanya describing it as devastating and sad. CAN revealed its displeasure over the incidence in a statement it released on Friday, signed by Reverend Musa Asake, the association’s secretary general. “It is with shock and disma...

Categories: Huhu Online
Posted on May 2, 2014

Another Explosion Rocks Nyanya, 17 Dead

A vehicle laden with explosives was denoted on Thursday evening ,at  Zuba Park,killing 17 people and injuring many others. Zuba Park is located  opposite Nyanya motor Park, where a bomb explosion orchestrated by Boko Haram, killed 74 people, penultimate week. The bomb, according to an official of the Nation...

Categories: Huhu Online
Posted on May 2, 2014

Nyanya Blasts: No Relief Yet For Commuters

Ayorinde Oluokun/Abuja One week after the Nyanya, Abuja bomb blasts that left scores of people dead, commuters on the axis of the capital city affected have continued to battle with traffic gridlock as a result of a check point mounted on the Abuja-Keffi Expressway by soldiers. The check point was mounted las...

Categories: PM News
Posted on Apr 23, 2014

Nyanya gridlock: Military to review security measure

Nigeria military on Tuesday appealed for public understanding over the traffic gridlock caused by the check point on Abuja- Keffi highway following last Monday’s bomb blast at a bus station in Nyanya, a suburb of the Federal Capital Territory. The military also promised to review the set up of the check...

Categories: PM News
Posted on Apr 23, 2014

Boko Haram leader claims responsibility for Nyanya bombing in new video

Shekau: claims responsibility for Nyanya bombing The leader of Nigeria’s Boko Haram Islamists Abubakar Shekau claimed responsibility for a bombing in Nigeria’s capital that killed at least 75 people via a video message. “We are the ones that carried out the attack in Abuja,” Shekau sai...

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Posted on Apr 19, 2014

Nyanya Explosion: Minister Orders Reconstruction of Nyanya Park

Barely 72 hours after the bomb explosion that rocked  the ever busy Nyanya Mass Transit Bus Park and claimed scores of lives , FCT Minister, Bala Mohammed, has constituted a special committee to reconstruct, upgrade, or relocate the park to enhance security and free flow of traffic in the area. The Minister ...

Categories: Huhu Online
Posted on Apr 18, 2014

APC Condemns Jonathan’s Kano Campaign despite Nyanya Blast

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has condemned President Goodluck Jonathan as being insensible and hardhearted for following through with his campaign trail itinerary, despite the horrific bomb blast and the kidnapping of 200 schoolgirls by Boko Haram in Borno, occurring barely 24hours earlier. According t...

Categories: Huhu Online
Posted on Apr 16, 2014

Statement from Buhari on Nyanya Bomb blast

“The attack today at Nyanya was horrific, heartbreaking, and a cruel act of merciless slaughter. My thoughts and prayers are with the families of those who lost their lives. I also pray and hope for the full and speedy recovery of those wounded. My heart breaks every time I take to this platform to offe...

Categories: Nigerian Gazette
Posted on Apr 16, 2014

Nyanya: We Better Wake Up Or Die Where We Lie

By Henry C. Onyema I do not know what to say or write here that will make sense. In other terrorism-infested climes, an attack like the one at Nyanya will not be taken lying low. This is because it is a hit at the heart of the country: Abuja. Elsewhere, I have asked: what is […]...

Categories: PM News
Posted on Apr 16, 2014

UK Terrorist, ‘White Widow Linked to Nyanya Bombing

British international terrorist, Samantha Lewthwaite otherwise known as ‘White Widow,’ has been linked to Monday’s tragic bomb blast in Nyanya, Abuja, Nigeria’s Federal Capital Territory. Though no group  has officially claimed  responsibility for the dastardly act, United Kingdom security sources, ...

Categories: Huhu Online
Posted on Apr 16, 2014

No mass burial for Nyanya blast victim – FG

•Bala Mohammed: FCT Minister Senator Bala Mohammed, FCT Minister has said there would be no mass burial for victims of Monday’s explosion in Nyanya, Abuja. Mohammed said that the corpses of the victims would be released to their families. He said this while speaking to journalists after visiting some vict...

Categories: PM News
Posted on Apr 16, 2014

Oritsejafor, ACF, Condemn Nyanya Bombing

The tragic bomb blast that occurred in Nyanya Motor Park, Abuja on Monday killing 71 people and leaving 124 injured, has continued to attract reactions from Nigerians. Reacting to the tragedy in a press statement, on Tuesday, National President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Pastor Ayo Oritsej...

Categories: Huhu Online
Posted on Apr 15, 2014

How Terrorists Struck in Nyanya, Motor Park, Abuja.

As early as 7am on Monday, terrorists stormed the popular motor park in the Nyanyan area of Abuja, Nigeria killing over 71 persons and injuring 124 others through an explosion. While some believed that the explosive must have been planted at the park, some survivors claimed it must have been detonated by a su...

Categories: Huhu Online
Posted on Apr 14, 2014

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