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Nigerian Military: Phones Not Working At Time of School Attack

The Nigerian military says bad phone lines prevented soldiers from responding to a school attack that killed nearly 60 people early Tuesday.In an interview with VOA's Hausa Service Wednesday, military spokesman Eli Lazarus said there were soldiers stationed near the Federal Government College Buni Yadi. But he said phones were not working and that nobody could call for help.Unidentified assailants attacked the school during the night, setting fire to buildings and killing students as...

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