The Department of State Services have arrested two Boko Haram insurgents over the bomb blast incident that occured at the Sabon Gari area of Kano State.
YANSTV.NG reports that the latest development supports eye witness accounts that the explosion which claimed nine lives was a suicide bomb attack not a gas explosion as announced by the Kano State Police Commissioner.
According to reports, the suspect were said to have purchased jerricans of liquid chemicals in the location where the incident occured. One other suspect is said to be on the run.
Items recovered from the terrorists include 4 AK-47 riffles, 2 Pistols, Suicide Vests & several IED making materials.
This is coming just few days after Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai announced the presence of that Boko Haram/ISWAP elements in two local government areas in the State.
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