Smoke billows from U.N. building in Nigerian capital: witnesses

Reuters News
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Posted: Aug 26, 2011 6:28 AM

ABUJA (Reuters) - Thick black smoke rose from the United Nations building in Nigeria's capital Abuja on Friday, eyewitnesses said.

There was no immediate word from authorities on the cause of the incident. Abuja was the scene of a car bomb at police headquarters in June.

(Reporting by Joe Brock; Editing by Mark Heinrich)