As previously suspected, insurgent group Boko Haram, which had previously pledged allegiance to Islamic State (ISIS) terror group, on Sunday, October 4, 2015 claimed responsibility for the bomb blasts that rocked Kuje and Nyanya areas of Abuja, Nigeria’s Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
RT reports that the terrorists released a statement on social media platform, Twitter, which also included pictures of the suicide bombers who carried out the Friday, October 2, 2015 explosions.
The terror group further availed that unlike media reports, the attacks were all carried out by men. It was also availed that the first two attacks, which was recorded in Kuje had a suicide bomber targeting a police station while another was detonated at a nearby market. The third, which was carried out at a bus stop in Nyanya was done at a bus stop.
Meanwhile, police sources have enthused that the attacks must have been carried out by insurgents who had infiltrated Internally Displaced People (IDP) camps which houses more than 3,000 people.
Below are photos of the said suicide bombers responsible for the attacks: