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Bomb at UN building in Nigerian capital Abuja

There has been a bomb attack at the United Nations building in the Nigerian capital Abuja.

The BBC's Bashir Sa'ad Abdullahi, who is at the site of the explosion, says the ground and first floors of the building were badly damaged.

The emergency services are removing bodies from the building while a number of wounded are being rushed to hospital.

  • 26 Aug 2011