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In Nigeria, 21 Killed in Shopping Center Blast

Nigerian police say at least 21 people were killed in a powerful explosion at the crowded Banex Plaza shopping center in Abuja's Wuse 2 district shopping center on Wednesday. Police spokesman Frank Mba says the blast in the capital on Wednesday injured at least 17 other people. He told reporters an unspecified number of people had been arrested in connection with the blast. There was no immediate word on what caused the explosion. "I heard a loud blast, it shattered the...

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