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BREAKING: Bandits Release Kidnapped Students Of Kaduna Baptist School

Bandits have released students of the Kaduna Baptist School after holding them in captivity for 20 days.

Over 100 students were kidnapped by the daredevil gunmen on July 5th after they gained access into Bethel Baptist Secondary School, Kujuma in Chikun LGA of Kaduna State.

According to Cable, their release was confirmed by the Kaduna state chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Mr. Joseph Hayab.

A total of 121 students were abducted from their hostels by bandits on July 5.

“Hayab could not immediately confirm the number of students that were released,” TheCable stated.

The Nigerian Baptist Convention had approached some of its churches in order to raise the ransom demanded by bandits for the release of some students abducted from Bethel Baptist High School in Kaduna State.

Recall that the bandits had on July 5, 2021, around 2am, stormed school located along the Kaduna-Kachia highway in the Chikun Local Government Area and made away with the students.

The proprietor, who is also the President, Kaduna Baptist Conference, Rev. Ishaya Jangado, disclosed that no fewer than 121 students were abducted by the bandits.

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