The precise number of dead and wounded in the blast was not immediately available.
“Yes, I can confirm to you that there has been a bomb blast in a church in Madala (suburb),” National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) spokesman Yushau Shuaibu said by telephone.
“We are presently there, evacuating the dead and the injured, but unfortunately we don’t have
The blast in St Theresa’s Church in Madala, an Abuja suburb blew out windows of at least one house nearby, a witness said.
(Reporting by Felix Onuah; Writing by Tim Cocks)