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Bomb Explodes In Kano Health School, Eight Killed

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The ancient commercial city of Kano has yet witnessed another

terror-attack as a suicide bomber broke into School of Hygiene Monday

afternoon, killing eight and wounding
School of Hygiene No fewer than eight people lost their lives and many

injured when is located opposite Sabo Kofar, along BUK Road.

Mr. Adenrele Shinaba, Kano state Commissioner of Police confirmed the

incident which occurred around 2:30 P.M. to

According to him, eight people died in the blast, adding that “the wounded

have been taken to hospitals for treatment as I am talking to you and we

are doing our best to put the situation under control,” the Police boss

Shinaba also urged residents to remain security conscious and report

suspicious movement to police and other security agencies.

“You know that it was about time students closed from school and were

about going home. The human traffic was hectic when the incident occurred

and I believe many people must have lost their lives.

“I saw about 10 dead bodies and buses were taking dozens of wounded

students to the hospital. It was a sad experience,” an eyewitness told
Another person who identified himself as Peter also said that the sound of

the blast was deafening, “I was at a corner near Rumfa College when I

heard a deafening sound. On getting close to the area, I saw dead bodies

and wounded people shouting for help.”