Bomb Explosion Occurs Close To President Jonathan’s Campaign Rally In Gombe

A blast explosion ripped through a car park outside Pantam stadium where  President Goodluck Jonathan had just addressed a re-election campaign rally today Monday, 2nd Feb. The blast occured about 3 minutes after he left the campaign venue! According to reports, the bomb was planted in a stationed tricycle. 5 people have been confirmed dead! What a close call for Mr President!

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A local reporter said:

The president had just passed the parking lot and we were trailing behind his convoy when the explosion happened… just 100 metres (yards) from the bus we were driving in.”

 

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