Two bomb explosions last night rocked the University of Maiduguri.
President of the Student Union Government of the institution, ABU BABATI who spoke on phone to journalists said the first one went off at about 10.50 pm on Thursday with the second about two hours later.
The first explosion, according to the student union leader, occurred around the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine where the bomber detonated the bomb when accosted and shot at by soldiers stationed inside the university.
BABATI said the second explosion was around a female hostel called BOT.
One of the students of the institution, YUSUF IBRAHIM said that a university security man attached to the female hostel was killed in the explosion at the hostel.
The campus has been under the attack of suicide bombing in recent time.
Twin bomb blast went off in the university on the 13th of this month in which two soldiers and two university security men lost their lives alongside the male suicide bomber.