THE dreaded Islamic sect, Boko Haram, yesterday, intensified its bombing campaign when it attacked two military formations and an overhead bridge in Kawo, northern part of Kaduna metropolis.
How they attacked
A witness, Mallam Gambo Idris of the Jama’atu Nasril Islam (JNI) told reporters what happened under the Kawo overhead bridge.
His words: “It was around 12:25pm and some mosques were already calling for the afternoon prayers. I was in my house. I fetched some water to do my ablution. Then I heard a loud sound from here. I rushed out. When I came here, I saw these (pointing at four damaged, 8-seater commuter buses) with plenty people covering them. Some of the passengers had wounds from broken glasses.
know the driver of one of the buses, Bala. His wound was more serious. When members of the civil defence came, they took him away. I heard that his face is now in stitches.
The Press was chased away from getting near the place of the said explosion.
But, Spokesman of Kaduna NAF Base, Squadron Leader Kabiru Ali, told Todays Nigeria on phone, that the Base did not come under any attack.