Bomb Explosion Kills 48 Students In Yobe

Reports early Monday say about 48 students of Government Comprehensive  Secondary Science School in Pokistum were killed when a bomb exploded in Yobe State.

It was gathered that a suicide bomber, sent by the Boko Haram sect was suspected to have blown up the students.
A military officer in Damaturu, according to saharareporters, disclosed that a bomb exploded during a daily morning assembly with hundreds of students in attendance.

The military source said over 30 bodies of students and teachers lay in the assembly area with many others sustaining injuries,  while other schools in the area have been closed down.

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