- News coming in has it that the over 300 students abducted a few days ago by armed bandits in Katsina state have regained their freedom
- Major news outlets have reported on this new development.
A media aide to President Muhammadu Buhari by the name Bashir Ahmad tweeted on the release of the Kankara students.
According to @BashirAhmaad, “the abducted students of the Government Science Secondary School, Kankara has been rescued, the Katsina State Government has confirmed the news. Alhamdulillah!”
It should be recalled that Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina state had made it known two days ago that they made contact with the abductors of the boys.
This latest development is indeed a good news to the families of the boys and Nigeria as a whole.