Tag Archives: Jos

Hmm, is this really happening in Jos, Nigeria?



Is this really happening in Jos,Nigeria?. A lady posted this saying she was banned from entering the court because woman are not allowed to put on trousers…

Twin bomb blast occurs in Jos,Plateau state


This evening 5th July, twin blast occurs in Jos, plateau state The  first bomb explosion occurred along the University of Jos main campus road, while the second went off at Yataya Nasarawa Gwon area both in Jos.
Casualties involved are yet to be ascertained….

Explosion kills two and injures one in Jos Military Headquarters


Unserviceable ammunition kills two soldiers and one badly injured on Saturday 25 April,2015. when it exploded in 3 Division Headquarters,Nigerian Army Jos, while being transported to the demolition site.

The Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, Col. Texas Chukwu, who confirmed it, said in statement that the accident occurred while troops authorised to destroy the unserviceable were transporting them.

Chukwu said that the explosion did not affect the Maxwell Khobe Cantonment or the neighbouring communities.

He explained that the attention of the Cantonment was drawn to the news making the rounds in the media that a bomb exploded in the division headquarters as result of a terror attack .

“I want to use this medium, therefore, to state that this Cantonment was not under attack or attacked by the insurgents.

“There is an ongoing demolition exercise, which started on Wed. April 20, 2015 to terminate on May 4, 2015 and the members of the public were informed through the media.“he said.

According to the deputy director, normalcy has since returned to the area.