10 killed in explosion in Nigerian shopping centre

An emergency services source has said that at least 10 people have been killed and more have been wounded in an explosion near a shopping centre in the Nigerian capital of Abuja.

The source, who was at the scene, said: "This thing, it happened at peak time," adding that scores of cars were also damaged in the blast.


At least 21 dead in Nigeria explosion

At least 21 people have been killed and 17 were injured when an explosion tore through a crowded shopping district in the Nigerian capital Abuja during rush hour, police said.