Blast on outskirts of Nigerian capital kills many - witnesses

Reuters News
Posted: May 01, 2014 4:58 PM

ABUJA (Reuters) - A blast on the outskirts of Nigeria's capital Abuja killed several people on Thursday, witnesses said.

The explosion hit the poor satellite town of Nyanya, close to the site of a morning rush hour bomb attack at a bus station that killed at least 71 people in April.

(Reporting by Tim Cocks; Editing by Andrew Heavens)