The students of Government Science College, Kagara, Niger State kidnapped by bandits have been freed, SaharaReporters has gathered.
Bandits, donning a military uniform, had around 2 am on Wednesday invaded the school and whisked away 27 pupils and 15 staff members after killing a Senior Secondary School 3 pupil.
The kidnapped staff and students of Government Science College Kagara have finally regained freedom from the armed bandits in Niger State.
A top police officer involved in the counter-kidnapping operation in the State told PRNigeria on Saturday morning.
PRNigeria had reported the abduction of the boarding students by the bandits who were dressed in military uniforms on February 17, 2021.
A total of 27 students, three staff members and 12 members of their family were abducted after the attack on the Kagara school in the early hours of Wednesday.