March 13, 2013 – Boko Haram Gunmen Attacked School Headmaster & Teachers In Kano
In the wee hours of yesterday, some suspected Boko Haram gunmen attacked Dan Maliki Primary school in Hausawa quarters, Kumbotso LGA of Kano.
During the attack, the primary school’s principal and 3 female teachers were shot.
The victims sustained serious gunshot wounds and have been admitted at the Mallam Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital.
According to Kano State Police spokesperson who confirmed the attack, the gunmen on motorbikes attacked the school around 8:30 am in the morning.
They started shooting sporadically and within minutes they left the school.
The female teachers who sustained gunshot wounds have been treated.
Doctors confirm that several bullets were extracted from the body of the principal who is currently responding to treatment.
According to area residents who witnessed the attack, the gunmen ordered all the teachers to lie face down before opening fire on them.
None of the primary school pupil were injured.