Gunmen suspected to be bandits, on Monday morning, stormed Bethel Secondary School, Maramara Chickun Local Government Area of Kaduna State and kidnapped scores of students.
Bethel Secondary School is a boarding school located at the outskirts of Kaduna.
A security guard in the school Mr. Daniel Muhuta, narrated the incident.
In his words: “ They came around 1.00am and started shooting. I was at the back of the school domentary when I heard shooting and decided to pin down.I escaped narrowly.”
As of the time of filling this report, security personnel have cordoned off the area, even as parents and relatives of the kidnapped students gathered at the main entrance in a sorrowful mood.
Kaduna State Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Mohammed Jalige did not pick his calls and did not respond to text messages sent to him.