UPDATE: Explosion at Kano market

By Post Nigeria December 10, 2014 19:32

UPDATE: Explosion at Kano market

A Security source in Kano has informed journalist of an explosion in a market in Kano.

According to the source, the blast is occurred at the popular Kantin Kwari.

The actual nature of the blast and casualty figures could not be ascertained at as press time.

“Our men are on their way and I will brief you as soon as we get comprehensive information” a Police source said.

Also the Police spokesman in Kano, Magaji Majiya, said he could not immediately confirm the nature of the blast.

This is the second explosion rocking the state in a short time.


The blast has been confirmed to have occurred at a place known as “fillin parking”, along Ibrahim Taiwo Way, a major intersection leading to the popular Kano Kantin Kwari Market, a textile market.

Though details of the blast remain sketchy, reports have it that two female suicide bombers were the pepertuators