The Nigerian Police have confirmed an explosion that just rocked the Kano metropolis.
The explosion which occurred at the school of Hygiene, Kano, has created panic amongst residents as scores are feared to have been affected from the blast.
According to reports from Leadership, the blast was orchestrated by a suicide bomber who triggered explosive devices at the school along Sabuwar Kofa in Kano State, killing scores of students.
The bomber was reportedly apprehended and beaten to death.
The spokesperson of the Kano Police, Magaji Majiya, has confirmed the blast to Premium Times.
He said the state’s Commissioner of Police and other officers were on their way to the scene of the blast.
He said the area has been cordoned off. He also said the commissioner will address the media at the scene shortly.
We will bring you more info as details emerge.