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BOMBING: Police tighten security in Enugu after explosion

2015-03-28 12:30
Enugu - In the aftermath of an explosion that rocked WTC polling unit in the Ogui area of Enugu state, security has been beefed up in the metropolis.

The Commisioner of Police, Dan Bature, who visited the scene said the police have intensified patrols while the bomb disposal unit has been ordered to search every suspicious areas within the polling units.

Bature said the heavy presence of security operatives foiled planned attack on innocent voters that would have caused a serious damage and loss of live.

He explained that a black Honda with registration number KUJ 971 LB driven by yet to be identified persons contained an improvised explosive device exploded, shattering thevehicle on the road behind the polling station.

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