Bandits Storm Katsina School, Kidnap Students
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Armed men suspected to be bandits have invaded Government Science Secondary School in Kankara Local Government Area of Katsina State, killing a security guard and kidnapping some students, Saharareporters has learnt.
Kankara is about 150km from the state capital, Katsina which is President Muhammadu Buhari’s home state. A resident of the state told SaharaReporters that the bandits stormed the school at 10:45 pm on Friday, shooting sporadically for over an hour.
Malam Umaru Kabiru, a resident of the area who also went to the school to search for his two brothers, said those missing “could be more than 100.”“Parents and caregivers and many people in Katsina lamented that they can’t find their children,” the source told SaharaReporters on the phone.
It was gathered that a headcount is ongoing at the school, to ascertain the exact number of the missing students