June 3, 2012 – Boko Haram Bomb Attac: 12 Killed At Harvest Church In Bauchi
12 people have died tragically when a suicide bomber attacked Harvest Field Pentecostal Church on Sunday June 3rd, 2012. www.naijagists.com
Initial report stated the attack happened at Living Faith Church (Winners Chapel).
According to reliable sources, the attack actually happened at Harvest Church which is situated between Living Faith Church and Deeper Life in Yelwan Tudu, Bauchi State.
Several people were reported injured in this brutal attack.
The attack also left many others injured.
Bauchi state commissioner, Mohammed Ladan, confirmed the incident describing it a as a suicide attack.
Video News: Suicide Bomb Blast Attack On Bauchi Church
Eyewitness Account Of Bauchi Suicide Bomb Blast
According to Bauchi residents, a man tried to drive a car through a fence outside the Harvest Field Pentecostal church on Sunday.
The vehicle did not break through the fence and the bomb was detonated. Some of those killed by the blast were inside the church and others were standing outside.
Eyewitnesses say the suicide bomber drove a Honda car into the church.
“We are still carrying out rescue operation and will speak to you later please.” the eyewitness said.
As at the time of this report, other places of worship around the scene of the bomb blast have closed.
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