Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari has affirmed that 300 and 33 students are missing after an attack on Government Science Secondary School, Kankara, Katsina on Friday night.
The governor gave the figure when he got a Federal Government assignment drove by the National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno on Sunday.
The governor who clarified that the school has a populace of 839 students said up until this point, those captured cut across the state with the life experience school lodging all kids from all pieces of the state and outside the state.
In light of the accessible record we have, we are as yet looking for 333 understudies through either the woodland or their folks to learn the real number that has been hijacked,” Governor Masari said.
We are as yet excluding in light of the fact that more are coming from the timberland and we are calling through the numbers those guardians that have telephone numbers to see if or not their kids have returned home.
We as an administration we are yet to be reached by any gathering or individual answerable for the abduct of the understudies.”
On his part, the head of the designation and Minister of Defense, General Bashir Magashi, asked the military, the police and other security organizations to move quicker to guarantee that the rapid salvage of the understudies.
The Defense Minister cautioned that Bandits should not be permitted to rest for a second, adding that ample opportunity has already past to pronounce the desperados as fear based oppressors to urge individuals to situate up.
Today we are here additionally to feel for you over the ongoing snatching of optional school understudies which is a pretty much savage exercise directed to temper with the training of the understudies,” he said.
With the concise, we got from the sister security offices in the express, this undertaking will be exceptionally easy to achieve.
Inside the following not many hours, we will guarantee that these individuals are back with no inadvertent blow-back to the individuals of Katsina State.
All hands are at hand to guarantee we achieve our errands inside the military and the police. I was here around August on a similar sort of mission to feel for the public authority with respect to the ranchers/herders conflicts.