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Gunmen seize 15 children from school in Nigeria – Prime Time News24



Suspected bandits have kidnapped multiple dozen college students and a lady in northwestern Nigeria, in accordance to a faculty official.

In line with worldwide media stories, a gang of gunmen stormed Gidan Bakuso, a distant city within the Gada Native Authorities space in Sokoto State early Saturday, stated residents Liman Abubakar.

Abubakar, who’s the pinnacle of the Islamic faculty, stated the attackers shot sporadically, killing a resident and kidnapped the scholars who had been fleeing amid the pandemonium.

He stated 15 college students are lacking following a head depend after the incident.

Police spokesman, Ahmad Rufai, nevertheless, advised media that authorities are but to establish the variety of folks kidnapped.

“We do not know the precise determine of individuals kidnapped. We’ve got deployed our tactical staff to the realm to know the way it occurred for our fast motion,” he stated.

Kidnappings have been on the rise in Nigeria since January. Greater than 400 girls and kids have been kidnapped in two separate assaults on faculties and internally displaced individuals (IDPs) previously week within the northern area.

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