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Region:
Global

Reported attacks on

higher education

Killings, Violence, Disappearances238
Imprisonment227
Prosecution155
Loss of Position102
Travel Restrictions52
Other112
Total886
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Lastest incidents

Date:
February 19, 2018
Type:
Killings, Violence, Disappearances
Status:
Verified
Region/Sub-region:
Country or Territory:
Institution:
University of Maiduguri

On February 19, 2018, an unidentified individual wearing an explosive device attempted to attack the University of Maiduguri in Nigeria. No casualties other than the attacker have been reported.

Date:
February 11, 2018
Type:
Killings, Violence, Disappearances
Status:
Verified
Region/Sub-region:
Country or Territory:
Institution:
University of Khartoum

On February 11, 2018, a student activist was attacked after giving a speech at the University of Khartoum in Sudan, giving way to clashes between rival student groups, and ultimately entry of campus and the use of disproportionate force by Sudanese security forces.