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Government confirmed the attack made on college in Kaduna, says 39 students abducted

Insecurity has been the talk of the Town lately in Nigeria. People hardly can sleep in the night with their eyes closed.

Following the rumor of the attack launched by a suspected bandits on the Federal College of Forestry, Afaka in Igabi Local Government Area Kaduna state today.

The State governor had confirmed that attack lately

The government had earlier disclosed during the day that 30 students were unaccounted for following the invasion of the school located close to the Nigerian foremost Nigerian military University, the Nigerian Defence Academy along the airport road.

Troops of the One Division of the Nigerian Army, Kaduna, rescued 180 of the students from the bandits who were said to have stormed the school in large numbers around 11:30pm Thursday.

While speaking with The State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr Samuel Aruwa, " nothing less than 39 students were victim, and these includes 23 female and 16 male students.

Further checks in the wake of the attack by armed bandits on the Federal College of Forestry Mechanization, Afaka, Igabi LGA indicate that 39 students are currently unaccounted for. The missing students include males and females." He added

The state government assured her citizens that subsequent updates will be communicated. 

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Afaka Kaduna Nigerian Army Nigerian Defence Academy Samuel Aruwa


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