Police confirm explosion in Kaduna
A suspected improvised explosive device (IED) exploded in the Kabala West axis of Kaduna South Local Government Area on Sunday night, according to a statement from the Kaduna State Police Command.
ASP Mohammad Jalige, the Command’s Public Relations Officer, said that the event happened only a few minutes before 10 p.m. on Sunday.
According to him, no casualties were reported as a result of the event, and the Anti-bomb unit of the command was sent to the location.
Jalige said, “the explosion is suspected to be IED, there is no casualty recorded in the incident. There was nobody in the building when it exploded. It happened Sunday night around 21:45 pm.
“The anti-bomb squad has been deployed to the scene to analyse the particles we got from the place.”
The police spokesman promised that details of findings would be made available after the investigation.