Nigerian Islamists kill 29 pupils in boarding school attack

By REUTERS
February 25, 2014 11:58

DAMATURU, Nigeria - Gunmen from Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram stormed a boarding school overnight, killing 29 pupils, many of whom died in flames as the school was burned to the ground, police and the military said on Tuesday.

"Some of the students bodies were burned to ashes," said police commissioner Sanusi Rufai.


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