Four more abducted Bethel Baptist School students regain freedom

July 26, 2021
7 Views

ADVERTISEMENT

Four more abducted students of Bethel Baptist High School, Maraban Damishi, in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State, have regained their freedom, an official said on Monday.

The Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Kaduna State, John Hayab, confirmed the development in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kaduna.

“Yes, another four students escaped from their abductors on Sunday, July 25, and have been reunited with their parents,” Mr Hayab said.

He said desspite the latest development, 83 students are still in captivity.

Backstory

Bandits in the early hours of July 5, invaded the school and kidnapped an unspecified number of students.

The Police Command in Kaduna, through its spokesperson, Mohammed Jalige, had confirmed the development.

Recall that PREMIUM TIMES on Sunday reported how 28 of them were freed by their abductors.

It is not clear if ransom was paid before their release or not.

The students, who regained their freedom in the early hours of Sunday, are among the reported 121 students abducted at the school premises.

Mr Hayab had confirmed the development to reporters.

The abduction is the fourth mass abduction in Kaduna schools in the last six months of deteriorating insecurity in North-west and North-central states.

(NAN).

TEXEM

Support PREMIUM TIMES’ journalism of integrity and credibility

Good journalism costs a lot of money. Yet only good journalism can ensure the possibility of a good society, an accountable democracy, and a transparent government.

For continued free access to the best investigative journalism in the country we ask you to consider making a modest support to this noble endeavour.

By contributing to PREMIUM TIMES, you are helping to sustain a journalism of relevance and ensuring it remains free and available to all.

Donate


TEXT AD: To advertise here . Call Willie +2347088095401…





PT Mag Campaign AD

PT Mag Campaign AD

You may be interested

Dangote says execution of Sugar Master Plan could fetch Nigeria over $700million…
News
11 views
News
11 views

Dangote says execution of Sugar Master Plan could fetch Nigeria over $700million…

Webby - September 21, 2021

<!-- Dangote says execution of Sugar Master Plan could fetch Nigeria over $700million yearly - Champion Newspapers LTD More Stories…

Bobrisky Finally Reveals How He Convinced His Father To Accept Him As A ‘Woman’
Celebrities
2 views
Celebrities
2 views

Bobrisky Finally Reveals How He Convinced His Father To Accept Him As A ‘Woman’

Webby - September 21, 2021

Bobrisky has revealed how he convinced his father to accept him as a crossdresser after he initially objected to his…

4 Local foods that can help boost your immune system
Health
4 views
Health
4 views

4 Local foods that can help boost your immune system

Webby - September 21, 2021

The immune system is very important in every human. As a matter of fact, your immune system is responsible for…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.