Gunmen kill 1, abduct university students

The Kaduna State Government said it has determined the total number of abducted from Greenfield University, but confirmed that a staff of the institution was killed the attack.

Mr Samuel , Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, said in a statement Wednesday in Kaduna that troops have been deployed to the area.

The school was attacked by gunmen Tuesday night.

“After search-and-rescue operations, a staff member of the university was confirmed to have been killed by the bandits, while a number of kidnapped.

“The security operatives took custody of the remaining , have been handed over to the institution, as noon, Wednesday 21st April.”

said the actual number of students kidnapped is still being sought from the institution’s records.

“Troops and operatives are working in the general area, and the public will be informed of further developments,” said. (NAN)