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Four abducted students of UNIPORT regain freedom

The four students of the University of Port Harcourt who were kidnapped by gunmen have reportedly regained their freedom. Recall that the students were returning from the Ahoada area of Rivers State when the kidnappers struck and whisked them away. WITHIN NIGERIA learnt that the victims escaped on Wednesday when a team of security operatives invaded the […]

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Breaking: 14 Abducted Greenfield Students Regain Freedom

Fourteen abducted students of Greenfield University in Kaduna State have been released, multiple media reports said on Saturday. According to Channels Television, the students were released on Saturday afternoon at a location along Kaduna-Abuja highway. Mohammad Jalige, spokesman of the Kaduna state police command, confirmed the development to the newsmen. It would be recalled that the students […]

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FG To Relocate Federal College Of Forestry Mechanisation, Waives Fees For Freed Kidnapped Students

Following recent kidnap of 37 students of Federal College of Forestry Mechanisation Afaka, Federal Government has concluded plans to temporarily relocate the College to a safer location within Kaduna metropolis. Just as the government announced that school fees of all the 37 kidnapped and released students have been waived throughout their study in the Institution. […]

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Gunmen Abduct Female Lecturer, Student, Two Others From Ogun

Gunmen have abducted Deputy Director of Information Communication Technology of Tai Solarin University of Education, Ijebu-Ode, Lateefat Abimbola, a student of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Toyinbo Olayinka, and two others. It was gathered that Olayinka, a 400-level student of Aquaculture and Fisheries Management was abducted on Saturday, May 22, from a farm, while […]

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Bandits Demanding N100m After N60m Ransom, Kaduna Varsity Students’ Parents Cry Out

Aggrieved parents of the remaining 20 abducted students of Greenfield University in Kaduna State have appealed to the Federal Government to urgently assist them in rescuing their children in the captivity of bandits. The parents who met on Friday for a prayer session in Kaduna state decried the continued stay of their children in the […]

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Kidnapping: Our Rescue Plan Was To Lose Few Students But Kill All Bandits – Gov El-Rufai (Video)

Kaduna state Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has disclosed that following the abduction of students of Federal College of Forestry Mechanisation, Afaka, the rescue plan was to bombard the bandits’ hideout, lose a few students and kill all the bandits. According to ThePunch, El-Rufai disclosed this on Thursday May 6, during a webinar organised by Africa Leadership Group […]

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Freed Kaduna Forestry Students Reunite With Families, Colleagues (Photos/Videos)

Twenty-seven students of Federal College of Forestry Mechanisation, Afaka in Kaduna state who regained their freedom on Wednesday, May 5, reunited with their family members and colleagues today May 5. On March 11,  37 students were kidnapped from their hostels by bandits dressed in military uniforms. Ten of the students have been released with 27 still with their abductors. […]

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ABSU Kidnap: Only One Student Left In Captivity Of Kidnappers – Abia Govt

Abia state government says only one student of Abia State University (ABSU) is currently in the captivity of abductors that attacked a group of students in Okigwe, Imo state on Wednesday, May 5. The students were said to be in a commercial bus en route Uturu from Imo state when they were ambushed and abducted. […]

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Buhari Welcomes Kaduna College Students’ Return, Seeks Greenfield Students’ Release

President Muhammadu Buhari has welcomed the release of abducted students of Federal College of Forestry Mechanisation in Afaka, Kaduna State. Buhari in a statement issued on Wednesday by his spokesman, Garba Shehu, also called for the release of the kidnapped students of Greenfield University and other people still in captivity. Read Also: Breaking: Bandits Release 27 […]

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Parent Of Abducted Afaka Student Narrates How N800,000 Was Given As ‘Transport Fare’ To ‘Fulani Man’ Through Sheikh Gumi (Video)

One of the parents of kidnapped students of Federal College of Forestry Mechanization, Afaka in Kaduna State, has narrated how parents of the abductees paid N800,000 to a certain “Fulani man” through  renowned Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, in their bid to secure the release of their children. The woman made the disclosure on Tuesday when […]

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Kaduna: Mothers Of Abducted Afaka Students Protest At NASS (Photos)

Parents of abducted students of College of Forestry Mechanization Afaka in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State have protested at National Assembly complex, Abuja on Tuesday. The protesting parents were joined by members of Students Union Government (SUG) of the institution as well as civil society organisations. Read Also: Kaduna Kidnap: 172 Students, Eight Others Rescued With […]

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Breaking: Bandits Kill Three Abducted Greenfield University Students

Three of the abducted students of Greenfield University, Kasarami in Kaduna state have reportedly been found dead on Friday, April 23. According to TheNation, Kaduna Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr. Samuel Aruwan, who confirmed the development, said their bodies were found on Friday in Kwanan Bature village, a location close to the […]

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Greenfield University: ‘My Sister-In-Law Among Three Dead Students’ – Man Writes Emotional Message To Presidency

A Nigerian man simply identified as Yamai has on Friday taken to his Twitter page to slam the Federal Government, following the abduction and killing of his sister-in-law by bandits in Kaduna state. According to Yamai, with Twitter handle @ydcoal, his sister-in-law, Dorathy Tirnom Yohanna was among the three abducted students of Greenfield University in Kaduna […]

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Abductors Of Greenfield University Students In Kaduna Demand N800m Ransom

Abductors of students of Greenfield University, a private university located in Kaduna state, have contacted their parents to demand a collective ransom of N800 million. The academic institution, Green Field University, is located along Kaduna–Abuka Highway in Chikun Local Government Area, and also the first private university in the state established three years ago. Kaduna […]

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Breaking: Gunmen Attack Green Field Private University In Kaduna, Kidnap Students

Armed men suspected to be kidnappers have on Tuesday night attacked a private university in Kaduna state and abducted some students. The academic institution, Green Field University, is located along the Kaduna–Abuka Highway in Chikun Local Government Area, and also the first private university in the state established three years ago. Read Also: Kaduna Kidnap: 172 […]

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