Journalist Killed In Abuja Bomb Blast


The management of New Telegraph Newspapers has announced the gruesome death of its Managing Editor (Northern Operations) Suleiman Bisalla at the age of 46.

Bisalla died in the bomb blast that occurred at the EMAB Plaza, Wuse 2, Abuja on Wednesday June 25, 2014.
Until December 2013 when he joined New Telegraph, Bisalla was a Deputy Editor and Political Editor with the Daily Trust Newspapers, Abuja.

A statement issued by his elder brother, Mohammed Bisalla said he will be laid to rest on Thursday, June 26 according to Islamic rites.

Managing Director of New Telegraph, Mr. Gabriel Akinadewo described Bisalla as a thorough bred and hardworking journalist who will be greatly missed by the company.

May Allah grant him Aljanah Fidau. Amen.