Connect to share and comment

Death toll from blasts in Nigeria's Kano rises to 12

PlacardEnlarge
(Globalpost/GlobalPost)

The death toll from a series of bomb blasts that rocked a mainly Christian area of northern Nigeria's largest city of Kano has risen to 12, the military said on Tuesday.

"Twelve persons were confirmed to have died ... while a couple of others who sustained various degrees of injuries were rushed to hospital for medical attention," a military statement said of Monday night's explosions.

abu-mjs/hmn

http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130730/death-toll-blasts-nigerias-kano-rises-12