15 dead in Nigeria attack

April 29th, 2012 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS  

London, April 29 (IANS) At least 15 people were killed Sunday in a gun and bomb attack at a university in Nigeria’s northern city of Kano, BBC reported.

Bodies were seen lying around Bayero University campus where Christian worshippers were holding a service.

The attack took place in a lecture theatre used as a place of worship by Christians.

A bomb squad and military units have launched a search for the gunmen.

No group claimed responsibility for the attack, but Islamist outfit Boko Haram group is active in Kano.

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