Friday, August 26, 2011

Nigeria police stations and banks attacked in Adamawa

BBC News "At least 12 people have been killed in attacks on two banks and two police stations in the northern Nigerian town of Gombi in Adamawa state.

Local officials said they suspected the radical Islamist sect Boko Haram carried out the attacks on Thursday.

Policemen, bank staff and customers were killed, while the attackers escaped with weapons and money, reports say"