A massive bomb blast has ripped through St Agnes church on Rukuba road in Jos city, the capital of Plateau state,north central Nigeria.
A suicide bomber drove straight to the altar of the church before exploding its bomb rigged car killing at least four people, according to a report by Saharareporter.com
According to reports, four people died from the blast while about 20 victims have been taken to the hospital.The state police Public Relations Officer, Emmanuel Abuh, confirmed the incident.Also
on Sunday, gunmen opened fire on a church in Biu, Borno State, spraying
the congregation with bullets and killing many of them.Several people were also seriously wounded in the attack.
St Agnes church is adjacent to various churches
and a few minutes away from one of Maxwell Khobe barracks, on of the
largest army barracks in the city.