Somali Intelligence Agency Seize 79 Tons of Bomb-Making Sulphuric Acid


Somalia’s National Intelligence and security agency (NISA) said its troops have seized 79 tonnes of sulphuric acid smuggled into the country for use by al-Shabab militants to make explosives.

“We have seized 79 tonnes of sulphuric acid and arrested a number of people who smuggled it into the country and were transporting it to the al-Shabab militants,” NISA said in a tweet.

The agency added that investigations were ongoing and the suspects will be arraigned later in court.

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Source: AllAfrica