Multiple reports of a bomb blast in Gaskiya, Zaria. Nigerian Officials has confirmed a bomb detonated near an Islamic boarding school, causing unknown casualties. Yushau Shuaib, a spokesman for Nigeria’s National Emergency Management Agency, said the bomb blew up Sunday morning in Zaria, a city in the far north of Kaduna state.
Shuaib said there was gunfire afterwards as soldiers and police arrived. Police officials could not be immediately reached for comment.