Abuja - President Goodluck Jonathan has condemned, in strong terms, the Monday bomb blast in the city of Kano.
This is contained in a statement issued in Abuja by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Dr Reuben Abati.
According to the statement, the President said that the barbaric incident would not deter the Federal Government from its strong-willed determination to overcome those who do not mean well for the nation.
He said that the Federal Government would not be stampeded into abandoning its unrelenting war against terrorists in the country.
The president reassured Nigerians and foreigners in the country that government would do the needful to ensure the safety of lives and property.
He said that government would continue to collaborate with local and international partners and stakeholders to check the menace of terrorism.
The president commiserated with the families and friends of the victims of the Kano explosions and assured the Kano State Government of the Federal Government's continued support.