Jos Explosions: We’ll Not Be Cowed – Jonathan

goodluck-jonathanPresident Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday strongly condemned the bomb blasts in Jos, saying his administration will not be cowed by the atrocities of enemies of human progress and civilisation.

In a statement issued by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Dr Reuben Abati, the president described the perpetrators of the blasts as cruel and evil.

Jonathan directed all relevant agencies to mobilise support and relief efforts in aid of the victims of the blasts.

He extended his heartfelt sympathies to the affected families and persons, and also assured Nigerians that his government remained fully committed to winning the war against terror.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that two bomb explosions rocked Jos terminus market on Tuesday.

The Commander of the Special Task Force in the state, Maj.-Gen. Dave Enetie, confirmed the incidence but did not give casualty figure. (NAN)