Bandits who kidnapped college students of Bethel Baptist School have requested dad and mom of the kidnapped college students to pay a cumulative ransom of N60million to free the scholars earlier than the top of Monday.
Meanwhile, the bandits not too long ago launched one of many college students on well being grounds.
On July 5, bandits attacked the varsity positioned at Maraban Rido, Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State abducting many college students.
One of the affected dad and mom had advised Vanguard that the bandits promised that if the ransom is paid accordingly, the 120 remaining college students can be launched instantly.
He mentioned, “We are already working round the clock to raise the ransom. They said if the ransom demand is met today (Monday), the students would be released on Tuesday, they promised us.
“Some amount has been gathered, but the church is trying to raise additional funds from members and well-wishers to complete the money. We, the parents, have already been contributing to the pool.
“The bandits had last week released one of the students who became sick in their custody.
“He was brought back home by some other kidnapped victims who were released after their families had paid their ransom.”
It was gathered that the bandits had earlier demanded a whole lot of thousands and thousands, however after a number of days of negotiations, they diminished the ransom to N500,000 per scholar, making it a complete of N60 million.