ABUJA, Nigeria, June 23 (UPI) --
Eight people were killed and 12 others injured when a bomb exploded at a medical school in Kano, Nigeria, on Monday afternoon.
The explosives were detonated around 2 p.m. local time in the School of Hygiene's parking lot, Kano Police Commissioner Adelere Shinaba reported.
Police have arrested one suspect, but have not yet released a motive for the attack. An investigation, including whether Boko Haram was involved, is underway.
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