Tag: explosion

YNaijaJanuary 19, 2023

Three Injured as Explosion Rocks Rivers APC Rally

On Thursday, some All Progressives Congress Party (APC) supporters in Rivers State were injured after an improvised material believed to ...

AzeezDecember 11, 2017

Explosion rocks New York and we can’t wait for Trump’s statement

One suspect has been arrested after an explosion near New York City’s Port Authority bus terminal on Monday morning, the New ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 8, 2017

Many feared dead after illegal refinery explodes in Rivers

Scores have been left dead on Thursday, after an illegal refinery known as “Kpofire” exploded, along Kolo Creek in Okaki, a ...

AzeezSeptember 12, 2017

Police begins investigation as explosion rocks Enugu market

The Police Command in Enugu State has commenced investigation into an alleged explosion at a former New Artisan Market on ...

Adegbite AdedotunAugust 31, 2017

Explosion rocks chemical plant in flooded Texas

A resounding blast and thick black smoke has been seen issuing from the Arkema plant at Crosby, BBC reports. Due ...

AzeezAugust 21, 2017

Two killed, 3 injured in explosion in Yobe

Two people have reportedly been killed while 3 others have been injured after an explosive device suspected to have been ...

AzeezJuly 16, 2017

9 killed in oil depot explosion in Calabar

An explosion at Linc Oil and Gas tank farm in Calabar, Cross River state, on Sunday morning has reportedly led ...

AzeezJune 30, 2017

Four soldiers killed by IED explosion in Borno

An officer and three soldiers on patrol in Borno on Thursday have died after encountering a buried IED between Kangarwa and ...

AzeezJune 3, 2017

No bomb explosion in Lagos– Police

The Lagos State Police Command on Saturday said reports of  bomb blast in the Oshodi area of Lagos was false. ...

AzeezMay 23, 2017

Manchester Arena attacker has been identified – Theresa May

by Azeez Adeniyi UK Prime Minsiter Theresa May has said the Manchester Arena attacker has been identified but more investigations ...

ToluMay 23, 2017

Attacker detonated an “improvised explosive device” | 7 facts about Ariana Grande’s Manchester concert explosion

by Tolu Omoyeni   23-year-old multiple award winning American singer, Ariana Grande had just performed before thousands of her fans ...

ToluMay 23, 2017

Entertainment Roundup: Explosion kills 19, leaves 50 wounded at Ariana Grande’s Manchester concert, Tinubu funds repatriation of Moji Olaiya’s remains | More stories

Here are the top stories from yesterday and others that unraveled while you slept – and are still buzzing on ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 24, 2017

Just In: Tanker explodes in Lagos

by Dolapo Adelana A tanker has crashed into a car in Lagos, leading to an explosion, Premium Times reports. The tanker fully ...

AzeezApril 18, 2017

Explosion kills one vigilante, injures 7 in Yobe

by Azeez Adeniyi A member of the local vigilante group has been killed while seven others were injured after an ...

AzeezApril 11, 2017

BREAKING: Explosion hits Dortmund FC’s team bus, one player injured

by Azeez AdeniyiA bomb explosions have occurred near the official bus of Dortmund FC team in Germany, injuring one player, police ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 3, 2017

St Petersburg explosion could be terror attacks – Vladmir Putin

by Dolapo Adelana Russian President Vladmir Putin has reacted to the twin explosions that rocked a metro station in St ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 3, 2017

BREAKING: At least 10 persons killed as explosions hit Russian train station

by Dolapo Adelana At least ten persons have been killed as twin explosions ripped the metro in St Petersburg, Russia. ...

AzeezMarch 22, 2017

UPDATED: Multiple explosions at IDPs camp in Borno

Multiple explosions have rocked an Internally Displaced Persons camp in Maiduguri, early Wednesday morning. According to AFP, the coordinator of ...

AzeezMarch 3, 2017

UPDATE: Female suicide bomber attacks NNPC depot in Maiduguri

by Azeez Adeniyi An explosion has occurred at a NNPC depot in Maiduguri after a female suicide bomber attacked in ...

AzeezMarch 2, 2017

None of our gas pipelines exploded – NLNG

by Azeez Adeniyi Chief Executive Officer of the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Limited, Tony Attah has none of its gas ...

AzeezFebruary 23, 2017

Explosion hits NLNG pipeline in Rivers

by Azeez Adeniyi A pipeline belonging to the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) on Wednesday exploded. The company in a ...

AzeezJanuary 29, 2017

Fire destroys NNPC depot in Suleja

An NNPC depot in Suleja went in flames early Sunday morning, Niger State Fire Service has confirmed. Mohammad Kwale, the ...

AzeezJanuary 27, 2017

Gas plant explosion kills 2, injures 7 in Ogun

A gas plant explosion in Abeokuta Ogun state on Thursday has led to the death of 2 persons while seven ...

AzeezJanuary 19, 2017

The Big 5: These are the stories you should be monitoring today

These are the top 5 stories you should monitor today. Those planning to form a mega party are wasting their ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 12, 2017

2 Army officers killed by IEDs in Borno

The Nigerian Army has lost a captain and a lieutenant during a counter-attack against terrorist group, Boko Haram on Thursday, Premium ...

AzeezDecember 9, 2016

JUST IN: Twin explosion hits Adamawa town

A twin bomb on Friday exploded at Madagali in Adamawa State, leaving scores of people dead, Premium Times reports. It ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 26, 2016

BREAKING: Returning IDPs hit by landmine explosion

Some Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) who were on there way home ran into a landmine planted on an highway. According ...

AzeezSeptember 26, 2016

Shell trunk line explodes in Ogoniland

A Shell Petroleum Development Company trunk line in Goi community in the Ogoniland area of Rivers State on Monday exploded ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJuly 7, 2016

Impostors force Avengers to close down all social media accounts

The militant group, Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) has decided to close down all its social media accounts to avoid the ...

Janeth JFebruary 25, 2016

Adamawa explosion possibly caused by ‘accidental discharge’

Accidental discharge is the likely cause of Thursday morning’s explosion in the Jimeta Divisional Police Headquarters, in Yola, Adamawa state. ...

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