Abductors of the 121 college students of Bethel Baptist High School, Kaduna, have reached out to the administration of the college, demanding meals objects similar to rice, beans, seasonings and oil, and so on.
The foodstuffs in keeping with the bandits, would for use to feed the kidnapped college students within the forest.
The Proprietor of the college, who additionally doubles because the President of Kaduna Baptist Conference, Rev. Yahaya Adamu Jangado, stated in a press release that the bandits reached out to the administration of the college on the cellphone.
He stated the bandits duly assured them of the security of the lives of the kids, including that he was privileged to talk with a couple of of them who confirmed that they have been all doing effectively and wonderful.
Jangado identified that 121 college students have been kidnapped by the bandits in keeping with the scholars who counted themselves within the jungle.
He additional defined that the overall variety of college students recovered within the faculty on Monday was 28.
The bandits kidnapped the scholars on Monday, July 5, 2021.
“Today, by the grace of God, we had a call from the bandits and they assured us that our children are well and doing okay. In fact, we had the privilege of speaking with a few of them.
“They (students) counted themselves in the jungle and they gave us information that they are 121 and when we put the number together with what we have recovered, we discovered that the number is exactly the same with the number of students we have in the hostel,”he stated.
He nonetheless appreciated safety officers that intervened within the incident instantly they acquired a misery name that bandits had invaded the college and regretted that they misplaced two of their males within the course of.
The Proprietor additionally counseled the dad and mom of the kidnapped college students for his or her endurance, understanding and cooperation, because the incident occurred.
He stated, “l want to thank God because the parents are understanding. We are working together to see what we can do. For now, we do not know what the bandits will say. They may call for ransom and we may have to negotiate and we have also agreed with the parents to work together in prayers and look up to God in this matter.”