A bomb went off today at WTC primary and secondary school premises in Enugu where there are 5 polling booths. Enugu CP Dan Bature addressing newsmen at the scene of the bomb blast said “What I am confirming to you is that there is a Honda Accord car that was abandoned and as soon as we got information we sent our special unit on Anti Bomb Squad to confirm and assess the situation. There were placed improvised devices . It was safe and we had to detonate it.
Bature confirmed that a Honda Accord car with registration number KUJ 971 LB was abandoned in the WTC “and our men were alerted. The Bomb Disposal Department discovered some well-placed Improvised Explosive Devises (IED).
“We don’t know their motives or who they are. No lives were lost. We are here in full strength and we are on top of the situation. All is well and we will ensure those who are here to vote will vote.”