Dec 25, 2011 – Update on Boko Haram Christmas Day Bombing At Catholic Church in Madalla, Suleja Niger State, Nigeria
While many are busy celebrating Christmas on this special day, others are mourning the death of their loved ones in Nigeria.
Naijagists.com was the first to break the news of Christmas Day Bomb Blast by Boko Haram early morning hours of Sunday Dec 25, 2011.
Over 20 members of St Theresa Catholic Church in Madalla, Suleja, Niger State lost their lives after the Christmas Day Mass.
An explosive-packed car parked at the premises of St Theresa Church in Madalla exploded at 8:30 am while members are leaving the church. naijagists.com
After the first bomb blast, the 2nd explosion occurred when a suicide bomber drove a BMW car into the church compound.
The second suicide bomb, left thousands of people injured. These people have been taken to Lucas Hospital and University of Abuja Teaching Hospital Gwagwalada for treatment.
According to a Naijagists.com facebook fan who lived around the area, Thousands are @ lucas hospital injured
The Aftermath of Christmas Day Bombing By Boko Haram in Niger State, Nigeria
Video Of Christmas Day Bombing By Boko Haram in Niger State, Nigeria
Nigerians’ Response To Christmas Day Bombing By Boko Haram in Nigeria
Below are few of the responses Naijagists.com received from our facebook fans:
Festus Anthony Hey!
Laja Sherif Hey!!! hey!!! Awon ara ibi yi won tutu bere.
Ayokanmi Famole Mr president,with due respect sir.it is either you address this issue of boko haram,or you call it quit.we can no longer fold our arms and watch…Mr president..the time is now..enough of the killing of innocent people.
Muhammed Hammed Olanrewaju ?@Nig. Online comm., hope this is not a fabricated news?…
Makson Omogba Isaiah ?@ mohammed it is not fabricated news It happened at st theresa catholic church madalla niger state in my erea
Phillips Oluwadamilolla God go help dis country oooooooooo
Prince Bolaji Oyediran God us,d,t let us dead by bomb
Adekanmbi Yusrat Yetunde So so sad
Anslem O. Ezenwa Pls.tell me who has the powers in the country? Mr. President or the boko haram.
Makson Omogba Isaiah Thousands are @ lucas hospital injured
Wilfred Azubuike gudluck u are disapointment 2 9ja
Odetayo Janet Can we beat our chest and say we are celebrating xmas in nigeria,dis is heart breakin
Amarikwa Henry Wat is dis country turnin into. Oh jonathan
Adeoye Sheyi naija naija naija…….we are not capable of securing ourself.*nawa o*
Felix Joshua Islamic terrorist!,let us be in peace
What is President Jonathan’s Administration doing to combat these wicked Boko Haram militants?
Mr President should do something or step down. Thousands of civilians are dying everyday ENOUGH IS ENOUGH.