Gunmen suspected to be bandits have kidnapped many college students of Bethel Baptist School situated in Maraban Rido, Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna state.
The growth comes simply hours after bandits kidnapped infants, feminine nurses and safety guards from the residential quarters of the National Tuberculosis and Leprosy Centre (NTLC) in Zaria, Kaduna State on Sunday.
SaharaReporters gathered that the bandits invaded the college at about 2am on Monday taking pictures sporadically into the air earlier than kidnapping the scholars.
The incident comes just a few weeks after some college students of Federal Government College, Birnin-Yauri in Kebbi state have been kidnapped after gunmen stormed the college.
On May 30, pupils have been kidnapped from an Islamic School in Tegina, Niger State.
On March 12, bandits additionally kidnapped 39 college students of the Federal College of Forestry Mechanization, Afaka in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State.
In February 2021, gunmen struck the Government Secondary School in Kagara, Niger State, abducting college pupils, lecturers and staff.
Also on December 11, 2020, 344 secondary schoolboys have been additionally kidnapped from Kankara in Katsina, the house state of President Muhammadu Buhari, whereas he was there.
Hundreds of schoolgirls have been additionally kidnapped in Chibok in 2014 by Boko Haram, a few of whom haven’t been launched until date.
In February 2018, 110 schoolgirls have been additionally kidnapped by Boko Haram from the Government Girls’ Science and Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State. Five died within the course of whereas others have been later launched, besides Leah Sharibu, a Christian lady who refused to surrender her religion.