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Apr 3, 2015 | Mali

Mali investigators uncover 'major attack' plot: police

By AFP
Police officers inspect the site of a bombing at a private home in Bamako on April 3, 2015.  By Habibou Kouyate (AFP)
Police officers inspect the site of a bombing at a private home in Bamako on April 3, 2015. By Habibou Kouyate (AFP)

Bamako (AFP) - Detectives investigating an explosion at a house in Mali's capital that killed a security guard on Friday said they had uncovered plans for a "major attack".

"This is a major attack that was being readied," a police source said, adding that a businessman from Burkina Faso arrested at the scene on the outskirts of Bamako was beginning to give up details of the plot.

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