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Thu Oct 18, 2018, 09:04 AM

'Why a grenade can't stop our music.'

"I'm the only survivor who actually saw the grenade," says Ngallos, who was on keyboards at the time looking out at the excited crowd packed into the small bar to see his band, Nouvelles Écritures.

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Muslims and Christians from different neighbourhoods had been dancing together in the bar, a rare sight.

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The interior minister later said the attackers had probably wanted to whip up tensions between communities.

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"The government just comes to give their condolences," he says now, looking back. "Condolences don't bring people back to life."

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-45174278

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