Justbase

For latest information around the World

1 Bethel Baptist High School still in captive of bandits as CAN confirms release of over 110 others

The bandits released one of the two students in their den yesterday.

1 Bethel Baptist High School still in captive of bandits as CAN confirms release of over 110 others

Abducted Bethel Baptist High School students regain freedom (TheCable)

The Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Kaduna State, Rev. John Hayab, has confirmed that 120 abducted students of Bethel Baptist High School in Kaduna State have been freed so far.

In a statement issued in Kaduna on Saturday, Hayab recalled that in the early hour of July 5, 2021, bandits invaded the school located at Maraban Damishi, Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State, and kidnapped 121 students.

He said the number of the released students includes one student who was freed on Dec. 28, 2021, and another one who was freed on Jan. 1.

“With the release of these two students, a total of 120 students have regained their freedom so far and only one student is still with the bandits,” he said.

Updated: January 2, 2022 — 10:31 am

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Justbase © 2021 Frontier Theme