Both Muslim and Christian residents of Kano, the northern Nigerian city where at least 160 people were killed in a series of attacks on Friday, have been urged to heed a day of prayer.
A special prayer session has been held near the palace of the Emir of Kano, asking Allah to help end the violence.
Islamist militant group Boko Haram says it carried out the attacks.
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Posted January 24, 2012 at 4:40 am
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