• Short Summary

    THE NIGERIAN POLICE HAVE IDENTIFIED THE MAN WHO DIED IN SUNDAY'S BOMB EXPLOSION IN LAGOS.?

  • Description

    THE NIGERIAN POLICE HAVE IDENTIFIED THE MAN WHO DIED IN SUNDAY'S BOMB EXPLOSION IN LAGOS. AN ANNOUNCEMENT SAID HE WAS MR. E.O.D. AGU, A SENIOR LECTURER IN MINING AT THE NIGERIAN COAL IN ENUGU, EASTERN NIGERIA.

    THE POLICE INQUIRY REVEALED HE HAD BLOWN HIMSELF UP WHILE FIDDLING WITH A BOMB HE HAD PLANTED IN A HOUSE AS DELEGATES WERE GATHERING IN THE CITY FOR THE CONSTITUTIONAL TALKS GOVERNING NIGERIA'S FUTURE.

    DELEGATES ARE STAYING AT THE LUXURY FEDERAL PALACE HOTEL WHERE ANOTHER BOMB DID SLIGHT DAMAGE EARLIER. THE POLICE SAY IT WAS PLANTED BY THE SAME AND THEY HAD EVIDENCE THAT THE BOMBS USED IN THE TWO EXPLOSIONS WERE SIMILAR TO THE ONES USED TO BLOW UP A BRIDGE AT ORE LAST MONTH.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7SN4ADQH0AK9CALEYW9R3074P
    Media URN:
    VLVA7SN4ADQH0AK9CALEYW9R3074P
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/09/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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