Nigeria: Gunmen Set More Schools Ablaze in Borno


Gunmen suspected to be members of Boko Haram have continued with their onslaught on schools as they set ablaze five different schools in separate attacks yesterday

Photo: Leadership

Suspected Boko Haram sect members.

  • Nigeria:  Gunmen Send Students Home, Set School Ablaze

    Daily Trust, 1 March 2012

    Many vehicles and tricycles (Keke NAPEP) were burnt in Maiduguri yesterday shortly after some gunmen, suspected to be Boko Haram members targeted members of the Joint Task Force ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Another School in Flames in Maiduguri

    Leadership, 28 February 2012

    Pupils of Gomari Costain Primary School in Maiduguri woke up on Tuesday to discover that their school has been destroyed by fire. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Boko Haram Bombs School in Maiduguri

    This Day, 29 February 2012

    Residents of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, were Tuesday woken up by a loud explosion which destroyed some parts of a primary school at the heart of the city. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Gunmen Attack Four Schools in North

    Daily Trust, 29 February 2012

    Gunmen yesterday detonated a powerful explosive at a primary school in Maiduguri, causing a fire that razed classrooms and the headmaster's office. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Boko Haram Razes Another School

    The Monitor, 28 February 2012

    The militant Boko Haram sect responsible for the bombings in northern Nigeria on Tuesday razed the Gomari Costain Primary School in Borno State. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Another School Razed in Maiduguri

    Daily Trust, 28 February 2012

    Pupils of Gomari Costain Primary School in Maiduguri woke up on Tuesday to discover that their school has been destroyed by fire. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Gunmen Kill Two Students in Kaduna

    Leadership, 13 February 2012

    Two Students of Government Secondary School and Government Girls Secondary Schools were killed in the early hours of yesterday morning in Kaduna State, when unknown gunmen raided ... read more »