Gunmen Attack Worshippers in Nigeria

Security agencies are working to restore calm after a bomb and gun attack on Christians in Kano left scores dead and several injured.

VIDEO: Gunmen Target Christian Worshippers in Nigeria

Nigerian police are saying at least 8 people have been killed in an attack on a Nigerian university. see more »

  • Nigeria:  Motorcycle Gunmen Kill Varsity Worshippers

    Leadership, 30 April 2012

    Gunmen who stormed an early morning Christian worship service in Bayero University Kano, BUK, yesterday, killing two professors, five academic doctors and 9 others came fully armed ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Two Profs, Many Others Killed in Church Blast

    Vanguard, 30 April 2012

    TWENTY persons were killed yesterday, including two university professors with several others injured when gunmen armed with bombs attacked St Stephen Catholic Chaplain, Bayero ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Gunmen Open Fire on Worshippers

    Daily Trust, 30 April 2012

    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, ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  'Terrorism, Challenge to Security Agents'

    Daily Trust, 30 April 2012

    The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Azubuike Ihejirika has said that the wave of terrorist attacks in the country is a challenge to security agents, hence the need for them ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Gunmen Attack University Church Service

    Leadership, 29 April 2012

    An early morning attack during catholic mass in the heart of Bayero University Kano has left at least 18 people dead. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Explosions, Gunfire Hit University

    Leadership, 29 April 2012

    An explosion on Sunday rocked an area near a theater used by Christian students for worship at the Bayero University Kano. The explosion went off while the catholic mass was going ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Explosion Rocks Kano University

    This Day, 29 April 2012

    A powerful explosion rocked the Old Campus of the Bayero University, Kano (BUK), Sunday morning. read more »


Gunmen struck a lecture theatre and a sport complex used by Christian worshippers at the Bayero University in Kano.