News

UPDATE: Bandits free 28 abducted students of Kaduna Baptist school

0
(0)

UPDATE: Bandits free 28 abducted students of Kaduna Baptist school

UPDATE: Bandits free 28 abducted students of Kaduna Baptist school

Bandits have freed 28 of the abducted students of Bethel Baptist High School, Damishi, Kaduna after 20 days in capacity.

Kaduna state chairman of the Christian Association of Nigerian (CAN), Joseph Hayab on Sunday confirmed their release.

A total of 121 students were abducted from their hostels by bandits on July 5.

Recall that one of the students identified as Abraham Aniya on July 12 was rescued by security operatives alongside two other victims who were kidnapped by bandits some days ago along Kaduna-Kachia road.

“On July 12, at about 1540hrs, operatives of the command, alongside Civilian JTF on routine rescue patrol around the forest of Tsohon Gaya village, Chikun LGA of Kaduna State, stumbled on three kidnapped victims roaming the bush, extremely exhausted and weak,” Mohammed Jalige, public relations officer of Kaduna police command, had said.

Two other students escaped on July 20 when they were tasked to go and fetch firewood from a nearby forest.

Confirming the development, Jalige had said the two students were sighted around the Rijanna area along the Kaduna-Abuja highway.

“Yes, two of the students were rescued this evening along Kaduna-Abuja highway and they are undergoing medical examination,” he said.

Israel Akanji, president of the Nigerian Baptist Convention (NBC), had earlier said no ransom will be paid for the release of the students

The post UPDATE: Bandits free 28 abducted students of Kaduna Baptist school appeared first on NEWS.

How useful was this post?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

Aminat Aigbe

Aminat Aigbe is the first lady of afronaija and a very good blogger ( Original Mrs AfroNaija )

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.