Gunmen abduct JSS students inside Kaduna school, kill one


Gunmen have they invaded Damba-Kasaya community in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State and abducted final year students of Prince Academy on Monday. 

Report had it that one local was killed, as vigilante tried to pursue the gunmen in the bush.

Journalists were told that the bandits on motorbikes stormed   the community at about 8am.

A villager Bawa Wakili disclosed that the hoodlums stormed the village and started shooting sporadically; and eventually kidnapped some villagers.

He said they went to Prince Academy school, Damba – Kasaya at about 7:45 am while the students were trying to sit for the JSS exams.

The marauders abducted dozens of students who have gathered to write the Junior School Certificate Examination (JSCE).

He also said a Church Aminchi Baptist Church Damba-Kasaya was set ablaze by the gunmen.

Recall that the Federal government had only recently reopened schools across the country to enable graduating students in secondary schools to sit for their final exams.

It was gathered the students of JSS3 in Kaduna have been writing their exams in the last week.

When contacted, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), ASP. Muhammad Jalige said that the incidence is yet to be confirmed.


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