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Police React To Kidnap Of Catholic School Students In Kaduna

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The Kaduna Police Command has reacted to the kidnap of students of St. Albert the Great Institute of Philosophy in Fayit Community, Jama’a Local Government Area of Kaduna State.

Naija News earlier reported that gunmen suspected to be bandit terrorists invaded the school on Monday night, shooting sporadically before kidnaping a yet-to-be-ascertained number of students.

According to reports, the attack lasted for more than an hour before local hunters and vigilantes intervened and reportedly chased the terrorists away.

Speaking to reporters in Kaduna on Tuesday, the state command’s Public Relations Officer (PRO), ASP Mohammed Jalige, has now confirmed the abduction.

Jalige disclosed that the command is making concerted efforts to rescue the kidnapped Catholic school students

He added that investigations into the attack were ongoing and details would be made available later.

Also, the school authorities are yet to release a statement in respect to the attack on their facility.

Ige Olugbenga is a fine-grained journalist. He loves the smell of a good lead and has a penchant for finding out something nobody else knows. Gbenga is an alumnus of the prestigious Adekunle Ajasin University, Ondo State and The Polytechnic, Ibadan.