The Police in Kano state have confirmed that gunmen riding on motorcycles on Tuesday morning attacked a primary school in Kumbotso Local Government of Kano state, wounding three staff members.
The gunmen were said to have struck Danmaliki primary school between 9:30am and 10:00am while pupils were in class. Two teachers and the headmaster were wounded.
A source in Kano says the Joint Task Force (JTF) have arrived the area and conducting a search.
An eyewitness says the situation created panic as pupils and other teachers fled the school into nearby bushes for safety.
More details soon.