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Ten more Bethel Baptist students freed, 11 still in captivity

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: AFP, AP. Ten more students who were kidnapped by gunmen from Bethel Baptist High School, Kaduna, two months ago have been released after a ransom was paid, the school administrator has said. The bandits have been releasing the students in batches after getting ransom payments. The Administrator of the Bethel Baptist High school, Read More…

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Weak and tattered, 29 students freed in Nigeria’s Kaduna

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Channels TV, REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde. Kidnappers have released the remaining 29 students they were holding captive on Wednesday, nearly two months after abducting them from a forestry college in Nigeria’s Kaduna state. Gunmen took 39 students from the Federal College of Forestry Mechanization in northwest Nigeria on March 11 and previously released 10 of Read More…

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Nigeria university kidnappers shoot dead 3 captive students, says state official

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Bosan Yakusak, REUTERS/Akintunde Akimleye. In picture above: A military truck arrives at Greenfield University after gunmen kidnapped students in Kaduna, Nigeria April 21, 2021. REUTERS/Bosan Yakusak Gunmen have shot dead three students they abducted from a northern Nigerian university, a state security official said on Friday, though the kidnappers still hold an unknown Read More…