A bomb concealed in a red Volkswagen golf car one was detonated this afternoon July 23rd along Alkali road which leads to the popular Murtala Square in Central Kaduna killing at least 15 people.
According to eyewitness at the scene , the bomb went off as a prominent Islamic cleric, Sheikh Dahiru Bauchi, drove past the road. They believe the bomb was target at his convoy but according to witnesses, the cleric escaped unhurt while passersby were killed.
At least 25 bodies have so far been recovered and with severe injuries.
No group has claimed responsibility for the attack, but everyone is certainly pointing abusing fingers towards the terrorist group, Boko Haram, as they have perpetrated similar attacks in the past in the northeast parts of the country.
The blast scattered debris and left alot dead bodies on the Alkali road in the city.
Security personnel have however, are already at the scene and trying to
secure the area.