Gunmen suspected to be bandits yesterday assaulted Salihu Tanko Islamic School in Tegina, Rafi nearby government space of Niger State and snatched 200 youngsters and eight others.
The gunmen who executed two individuals, stole five educators and three others from the school.
Tegina is around 20 kilometers to Kalgara where auxiliary school’s understudies were stole as of late and a business blend for travelers heading out to Northwest and southwest of Nigeria.
It was discovered that the scoundrels assaulted the school situated at the T Intersection of the street prompting Makera south west and northwest through Kalgara at about 4.55pm and took the street towards Minna, the state capital.
Sources in the town said the snatched students were somewhere in the range of three and 14 years old, adding that a portion of the casualties could scarcely walk.
As indicated by the sources, six of the students who couldn’t walk were delivered a couple of moments after the assault that went on for around 40 minutes with no assistance from security organizations
The chief general of the Niger State Crisis The executives Organization (NSEMA) Ahmed Inga said, “NSEMA has quite recently gotten a report of a dangerous criminals’ assault on Tegina people group in Rafi LGA.
“One individual who is an Inside Dislodged Individual (IDP) was purportedly shot dead by the desperados. An unsubstantiated number of kids were grabbed close by certain travelers in a Sharon transport enroute Ninna. It is theorized that the youngsters were around 200 in numbers. In the interim six kids who were excessively little and couldn’t walk were delivered,” he said.
The central press secretary to the lead representative Mary Noel Berje in her authority handle affirmed the assault, saying that two people were shot dead yet subtleties were as yet questionable as the state government was standing by more realities on the assault.
The state police order advertising official Wasiu Abiodun affirmed the episode. He said the order had prepared all strategic groups including “Activity Puff 2” to the area to save the people in question.
Abiodun called for quiet and guaranteed that the police and other security offices would do everything humanly conceivable to save the kids safe.