Bomb went off at a school asseembly in Potiskum, Northern Nigeria

Posted: November 10, 2014 in Africa News

A bomb has gone off at a school assembly in the north-east Nigerian town of Potiskum, residents say, reports of very casualties.

The explosion happened at an boys’ science and technical school in the town.

At least 47 students were killed in the bomb attack According to Nigerian health officials and rescue workers.

Militant group Boko Haram is likely to be blamed for the attack.
It has often targeted schools during its five-year campaign to establish an Islamic state, which
has left thousands dead.



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