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Nigeria Suicide Bomber Injures 14 Students in Northern Town

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A suicide bomber injured at least 14 students on Friday, detonating explosives at a Nigerian college in the northeastern town of Potiskum, a nurse at a local hospital said.

Three insurgents, including the bomber, attacked Potiskum’s College of Administration and Business Studies around 8 a.m., Marcus Danladi, the police commissioner for Yobe state, said by phone from Damaturu. Eight of the injured people were taken to the Potiskum General Hospital, Memunat Abba, a nurse at the facility said by phone, while three were taken to the Federal Medical Centre in Nguru.