THEWILL can report that there has been an explosion at Rumuokoro area of Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
The vehicle which exploded, was a bus painted in Rivers State taxi colours. The explosion occured around Rumokoro Roundabout in the heart of Port Harcourt City.
Eyewitnesses told THEWILL that the explosion occured at about 9:30am.
Rivers State Police Commissioner, Mr. Mohammed Indabawa, told THEWILL that one person died while two others sustained wounds following the explosion.
Indabawa added that the cause of the explosion has not been determined.