The Nigerian army has arrested a young man suspected of having connection with last Wednesday’s Kaduna bombing which targeted at former Nigerian leader, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, sources said Friday. Nigeria’s defence headquarters said on Friday that the young man was apprehended by military patrol team that swooped on the area immediately after the explosion.
It said that the suspect who disguised as a woman clad in female garb to exude femininity with a brazier affixed to his chest and was arrested while trying to fizzle into a crowd of onlookers.
“Youths in the area attempted to mob him while he was being arrested but were restrained by troops who quickly whisked him away in an armoured personnel carrier,” the statement explained.
The statement said that he was currently being interrogated by security agencies in a bid to ascertain his links.
More than 72 people were killed in the two bombing incidents which rocked different parts of the city.
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