An explosion shook a drinking place in Kabba Town, the capital of Kogi state‘s Kabba/Bunu Lga.
On Sunday evening, May 29, an explosion took place outside the defunct Akefe resort in Kabba’s Okepadi area.
This is the community’s second blast in less than a month. On May 11, two people were killed in an explosion at a beer parlor at Lewu Circuit.
The police reported the explosion was caused by a gas cylinder, but residents, including the victims’ relatives, said it was caused by a bomb.
At the time of reporting this article, the reason for the most recent explosion was still unknown.
SP William Aya, a spokesman for the State Police Command, confirmed the event to reporters on Monday and claimed no one was injured
According to the PPRO, the explosion occurred at 9:15 p.m. on Sunday at one Omofemi Bar in Kabba’s Okepadi Quarters.
According to Aya, the state’s Commissioner of Police, CP Edward Egbuka, dispatched the command’s anti-bomb squad to the scene to establish the cause of the event.
Below are the scene pictures;