The headmaster of Salihu Tanko Islamiyya college, Tegina within the Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State, Abubakar Alhassan, has revealed that the founding father of the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN), late T.B Joshua contributed to the rescue of the kidnapped pupils.
Alhassan revealed whereas addressing newsmen on Friday after the pupils, who had been kidnapped on May 30, regained their freedom.
The headmaster defined that the state authorities, Muslim and Christian clerics, and different well-meaning Nigerians contributed in direction of securing the liberty of the kids.
“The government contributed; individuals have contributed; the imams, pastors have also contributed. Even I received a call from TB Joshua, he was a Christian, but he contributed.
“Also, 93 pupils were abducted, contrary to initial report that the abductees were over 100.
“The two other children, who were neighbours of the school, were also kidnapped, bringing the total to 95,” he said.
Alhassan noted that the children plan to continue with academic activities when the students are settled.
“The parents are happy over the return of the pupils,” the headmaster added.
He famous that they plan to proceed with educational actions when the scholars are settled.
Joshua died on Saturday night time of June sixth 2021 in Lagos after concluding a programme at his church. He was 57. Plans had been underway for his 58th birthday. Joshua was born on June 12, 1963.