Jul 06, 2015

44 dead, 47 others injured in Jos blast, says NEMA - Vanguard News

At least 44 people were killed in twin bomb blasts in the central Nigerian city of Jos, the country's main relief agency said on Monday, after a bloody week of violence blamed on Boko Haram.

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