THE NEW YORK TIMES –  A suicide attacker disguised as a student detonated a bomb at a boarding school in northern Nigeria on Monday morning, killing nearly 50 boys who were between 10 and 20 years old, officials and witnesses said. The bomber was wearing a school uniform when he appeared at the morning assembly at the Government Senior Science Secondary School in Potiskum, said Mohammed Abubakar, a local journalist who had just returned from the attack scene. When the school prefect asked the bomber why he was not wearing the school’s badge, he knelt and detonated the bomb, Mr. Abubakar said. Continue Reading