Nigerians woke up to disturbing news of another school students abduction.
This time around, over 300 students of Government Girls Secondary School, Jengebe were taken away by Armed bandits who stormed the school in the early hours of Friday.
Zamfara State Government confirmed the abduction of the innocent kids.
Parents of the school kids were also reported to have evaluated the remaining students in the school who escaped the abduction.
Reacting over the recent developments, Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Abubakar Gumi via a short telephone interview with The Nation Newspaper, said the abduction was carried out not by the bandits he met when he visited the state, but by a splinter group.
It would be recalled that the Islamic scholar have reached out to the leaders of the bandit he met where it was reported that about 500 of them surrendered their arms in Shinkafi local government area of the state.
Gumi emphasize that the bandits he met could not have been responsible for the kidnap “They are not the ones that abducted the girls. It is a splinter group.” he said to the nation newspaper.
When he was asked if he would likely visit the state again to reach out to the bandits that abducted the girl, he said he would have to reason over it.
The popular Sheikh as well as his delegation also met with bandits at Sububu forest and Pakai forests.
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