5 feared dead as explosion hits local radio station

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Pulse.ng

5 people are feared to have died in Kogi State after a local
radio station was bombed by unidentified attackers.
The explosion occurred at the office of Tao FM 101.9, in the
Okene area of the state on Monday, April 27, 2015.

The attackers were said to have invaded the premises in the
evening and shot dead two security officers before throwing
an explosive into the building.
The resulting fire was said to have burned till 10pm without
intervention.
The attack has been confirmed by the chairman of the Board
of Directors of the station, Tom Adaba and Commissioner of
Information in the state, Zainab O. Suleiman.
However, no group has claimed responsibility for the attack
neither has it been confirmed by relevant security agencies in
the state.

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