Feb 18, 2013 – Festac-Mile 2 Bridge Lagos Bomb Explosion Not Planted By Boko Haram – Sand Dealer Killed
A terrible bomb explosion that rocked Festac and Mile 2 link bridge which killed a sand dealer few minutes from his office this morning was planted by Boko Haram allies.
According to eye witnesses of this sad scene, the young business man who is into sand business identified as Oladele Pius was killed on the spot after a bomb planted under the aforementioned bridge exploded.
The bomb explosion that rocked Lagos this morning also shattered the leg of a policeman on duty.
We learnt Mr Oladele Pius was passing by when the bomb explosion happened. He was pronounced dead on the spot.
As at the time of this report, we are still unsure if the bomb was indeed planted by the dreaded Boko Haram sect but sources claim the bridge is a popularly hot spot for suspected Boko Haram allies.
The scene of Lagos bomb explosion has been cordoned off by mobile policemen and the body of the killed sand dealer has been moved to a local mortuary.
The deceased is survived by 2 wives and 5 children.
May his soul rest in peace!
This is a wake up call for Lagos state government.