Here are some pictures from the scene of the bombing at the Shool of Hygiene in Kano state.
A suspected suicide bomber has also been arrested. 8 people have been confirmed dead and 12 seriously injured. Kano
state commissioner of police, Alhaji Adenrele Tasheed Shinaba, said the blast occurred at about 2.05pm when students were rushing to the school to undergo screening.see more below...
The suicide bomber came with a rucksack on his back, pretending to be one of the students only to eventually blow himself up alongside his victims.
8 vehicles in the compund were damaged.A suspect was arrested and whisked away.