Lagos – The Nigeria Community in Pakistan (NCP)
has condemned the terror attacks extrimists carried out in Pakistan during the
just-ended Easter holiday.
The suicide bomb blast at the Lahore Gulshan Iqbal Park
killed at least 53 people and injured more than 30.
“Pakistan is a peace-loving country and NCP strongly
condemns the terrorist attack in Lahore including killing of women and innocent
children which is an appalling act of terrorism against humanity,” said Charles
Emencheta, President of NCP, in a statement.
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Meanwhile, former Nigerian High Commissioner to Pakistan,
Dauda Danladi, denounced the terror attack in the Pakistan provincial capital
“ I consider Pakistan as my Second Home and the recent
Lahore bomb blast tragedy has saddened my heart,” he wrote in a letter to the
President of Pakistan, Mamnoon Hussain and the Prime Minister, Mian Nawaz
The Nigerian officials pledged solidarity with the Pakistan
government and people following the deadly attacks.
- CAJ News