The Zmfara State authorities has confirmed the kidnapping of 300 college ladies at Authorities Women Secondary college in Jangebe, in Talata-Mafara Native Authorities Space of the state within the early hours of Friday.
This was made identified to newsmen in Gusau, the state capital by the state commissioner of Data, Hon. Sulaiman Tunau Anka in whereas reacting to questions from newsmen.
The commissioner famous that the bandits stormed the varsity through the wee hours of Friday and kidnapped the ladies whereas others managed to flee and alerted most of the people over the unlucky incident.
Tunau Anna mentioned the variety of the kidnapped college students have been but to be ascertained both by the state authorities or the safety companies, saying investigations have been on to establish the precise variety of college students whisked away.
The Zamfara State Police Command in collaboration with the army has commenced joint search operations to rescue the 317 college students.
The Commissioner of Police CP Abutu Yaro, the Power Commander Operations Hadarin Daji, Main Basic Aminu Bande, Brigade Commander 1 Brigade, Nigeria Military Gusau and different state authorities officers led a closely armed reinforcement staff to Jangebe to enhance the continuing rescue operation within the places the place the scholars have been believed to be taken to.
The CP whereas interfacing with the Principal of the varsity and the mother and father appealed to them to be calm as joint efforts of the Police and different safety companies will certainly result in the profitable rescue of the scholars.
Zamfara govt confirms abduction of 300 schoolgirls in Jangebe