Officials of the anti-bomb squad of the Nigeria Police foiled a bomb attack on St. Alloysius Schools, Area 3, Garki, Abuja.
According to the security man, a woman who saw the bag became curious and called the attention of the church security personnel to the strange item. He said when the security personnel found the object they in turn called the policemen on duty at the St. Alloysius Catholic Arch Diocese to the bomb.
It was learnt that the incident caused a serious panic among parents, residents and passersby around the area while the police team cordoned off the road to prevent access to the device during the operation to defuse it. The head teacher of the school, who was just arriving the school from a meeting confirmed the disturbing incident to our correspondent.