About 30 students missing after gunmen attack college in Nigeria's Kaduna state

Around 30 students are missing after gunmen attacked a college in the northwest Nigerian state of Kaduna, the state's security commissioner said on Friday.

Published : 12 March 2021, 11:17 AM
Updated : 12 March 2021, 11:17 AM

Samuel Aruwan, in a statement, said an armed gang attacked the Federal College of Forestry Mechanization at around 11:30 pm on Thursday. He said the Nigerian army rescued 180 people in the early hours of Friday but "about 30 students, a mix of males and females, are yet to be accounted for".

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