Deadly Christmas in Nigeria as a Blast Hit a Church Near Abuja During Service


According to officials, about 10 people have been killed while many more have been injured in a bomb blast at a Catholic church near the Nigerian capital Abuja.

The explosion ripped through St Theresa’s Church in Madalla as worshippers gathered for Christmas services.

An emergency official told reporters that the authorities were busy trying to cope with the casualties.

Security has been high after violence between Islamist gunmen and soldiers in northern Nigeria.

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