An Improvised Explosive Device (IED) has exploded in Minna. The bomb exploded opposite Gen Abdullsalami Motor park.
It was gathered that a car parked idly near the motor park has raised suspicion, prompting a passerby to draw the attention of the police.
The IED in the car exploded as soon as the police took over the area, before it could be diffused.
No casualties have been reported.
More details as they become available...