Gunshots, explosions heard in Nigeria's Kano

KANO, Nigeria (Reuters) - Gunshots and explosions rang out early Wednesday in Nigeria's biggest northern city Kano, local residents said, in a region beset by violence by Islamist sect Boko Haram. Clashes between Boko Haram gunmen and security forces have flared up several times in Kano since the sect killed 178 people in Nigeria's second largest city last month, in its deadliest attack so far ...
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Added February 22, 2012
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