HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Main » Latest Breaking News (Forum) » Deadly attack on Nigeria'...

Sun Apr 29, 2012, 12:52 PM

Deadly attack on Nigeria's Bayero university in Kano

Source: BBC

At least 16 people have been killed in a gun and bomb attack at a university in Nigeria's northern city of Kano, Nigerian Red Cross officials say.

Six others were in a serious condition following the attack at Bayero University campus where Christian worshippers were holding a service.

Police are searching for the gunmen.

No group has said it launched the attack, but the violent Islamist Boko Haram group is active in Kano. It has recently attacked churches.


Read more: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-17886143

1 replies, 1832 views

Reply to this thread

Back to top Alert abuse

Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Arrow 1 replies Author Time Post
Reply Deadly attack on Nigeria's Bayero university in Kano (Original post)
Eugene Apr 2012 OP
tawadi Apr 2012 #1

Response to Eugene (Original post)

Sun Apr 29, 2012, 09:39 PM

1. Boko Haram. Again.

Can't help but wonder how widespread the violence will get.

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink

Reply to this thread