As gunmen fire on worshippers...2 profs, 17 others killed in BUK attack

Two professors and at least 17 other people were killed yesterday when gunmen struck a lecture theatre and a sport complex used by Christian worshippers at the Bayero University, Kano. Witnesses said the attackers arrived on motorbikes and a Honda car at about 9am, and hurled small homemade explosives into the two centres before opening fire on fleeing worshippers. Professor Andrew Leo Ogbonyomi of the university’s Library Science Department and a Chemistry Professor were among those reported dead ...
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Added April 29, 2012
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