Buhari Regime Appeals To Kidnapping Bandits To Leave Schoolchildren Alone

The Muhammadu Buhari-led authorities has as soon as once more begged bandits and their sponsors to desist from kidnapping college pupils within the nation, saying the pattern was impairing the development of the training sector within the nation.

One of Buhari’s ministers, Emeka Nwajiuba, who’s the Minister of State for Education, made the attraction on Tuesday whereas reacting to studies that three extra kidnapped college students of the Bethel Baptist Secondary college in Kaduna State had been discovered.

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The freed college students have been discovered by troops on the Kankumi forest common space within the Chikun Local Government Area the place they have been deserted by their abductors.

Speaking throughout an interview on Channels Television, Nwajiuba said that the federal authorities was doing all it might to make sure that these in captivity have been all rescued.

He stated “I am elated. This is the kind of news I want to be hearing every day. They should please return our children to us. I am so happy for these parents. I was in Katsina to meet with these ex-servicemen who are flying that area. I also want to encourage our military. They are doing tremendous work in combing the areas and tackling these bandits.

“I am appealing to the bandits and whoever talks to them to leave our schools alone. We already have many issues from Kagara to Jingali to Jangebe and all the other places they have gone to just to disrupt schooling activities for our children.

“It is unprecedented and the atmosphere of insecurity that they cause parents is a big setback for us in the school agenda. From the days of Chibok, because all of these started from the Chibok era, once you have people who are outside government holding arms, they can do anything at any time.

“From there, they went to Buni-Yadi and from there, they are now parading all these places now. It has been seven, eight years now of constantly dealing with this matter. I think they are disrupting education, particularly in the North where we have huge challenges that are culturally and geo-spatially induced.

“So, I am really glad to have these three back and I think we should have all of them back. Please, any kind of help we can get. I appeal to parents to please bear with us.

“The federal government is doing as much as we can possibly do. I know it is disheartening how you feel and I am appealing as one of the ministers you have put in a government that we take responsibility and we are doing the most we can on this matter.”

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Buhari Regime Appeals To Kidnapping Bandits To Leave Schoolchildren Alone

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