'19 dead and 60 injured' in Nigeria blast

The aftermath of the bomb blast in Nigeria's capital, Abuja. Credit: RTV

Nigeria's Emergency Management Agency has said that 19 people have been killed and 60 injured in the bomb blast in the capital Abuja.

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'19 dead' in Nigeria blast

A blast on the outskirts of Nigeria's capital Abuja has killed 19 people, the Nigerian government says. The explosion hit the satellite town of Nyanya, near the site of a bus station attack that killed at least 71 people in April.