According to police reports, at least 22 secondary school students died on Tuesday in the road accident which happened in Gaya local government area of Kano state.
The Kano command of the Nigeria police confirmed the accident, saying its operatives were at the scene trying to “calm the situation”.
The accident, which occurred at about 11.00 a.m., involved a truck and a bus conveying the students from Misau local government, Bauchi.
The students were going on an excursion at a radio station.
Musa Majiya, the police spokesman said the police was ”taking care of the situation.”