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After President Is Sworn In, Deadly Bombs Rock 4 Cities

June 01 2011


A series of explosions took place in four cities across Nigeria after the inauguration of President Goodluck Jonathan and 26 state governors on Sunday, reports the Daily Trust (Abuja).

The explosions occurred in Bauchi, the capital of Bauchi state; Zaria in Kaduna state; Maiduguri in Borno state; and Zuba near Abuja.

At least 15 people were confirmed dead in the attacks on Sunday and Monday, and many others were injured.

The worst attack took place at the Shadawanka...

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