Between 120 and 140 people killed in series of bomb attacks in Kano, Nigeria

A series of bomb attacks by the radical Islamist group Boko Haram has killed between 120 and 140 people in Kano.

Since this area has become unstable in recent weeks, travellers to this area should exercise extreme caution and avoid all public gatherings that might become targets for violence. Travellers should consider postponing their travel to this area.

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