The Presidency has introduced that the Nigerian Army has positioned bandits chargeable for kidnapping college students on the Authorities Science Secondary Faculty, Kankara in Katsina, at Zango/Paula forest in Kankara.
This was disclosed in a social media assertion by the Presidency on Saturday evening.
President @MBuhari has been briefed by Gov Aminu Bello Masari, and the Chief of @HQNigerianArmy Employees, on the bandits’ assault on harmless youngsters on the Science Faculty, Kankara, Katsina State. Army personnel have positioned the bandits’ enclave at Zango/Paula forest in Kankara.
— Presidency Nigeria (@NGRPresident) December 12, 2020
“President Muhammadu Buhari has been briefed by Governor Aminu Bello Masari, and the Chief of Nigerian Military, on the bandits’ assault on harmless youngsters on the Science Faculty, Kankara, Katsina State. Army personnel have positioned the bandits’ enclave at Zango/Paula forest in Kankara,” the Presidency disclosed.
The Presidency added that the Army can also be supported by “airpower” and that the President has ordered further safety of all faculties.
“The Army operation is being supported by air energy. The President has charged the safety personnel to make sure that the attackers are neutralized and that no pupil will get lacking or harmed.
“The President has additionally directed the reinforcement of safety of all faculties in keeping with the secure faculties coverage of the administration,” it added.
What you must know
- Reviews on Saturday morning indicated that bandits arrived in motorbikes on Friday night and kidnapped a whole lot of scholars of the Authorities Science Secondary Faculty in Kankara, Katsina State.
- Presidential aide, Garba Shehu, stated that President Muhammadu Buhari strongly condemned the bandits’ assault and charged the military and the police to go after the attackers to make sure that no pupil will get lacking or harmed.