JUST IN: Bandits invade Zamfara college, abduct scores of students

Meanwhile, hundreds of abductees, including students, are being held captive by bandits who attacked the ill-fated Kaduna bound train on March 28.
JUST IN: Bandits invade Zamfara college, abduct scores of students

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An unknown number of students of the College of Health Technology in Zamfara State have been abducted by bandits in a fresh attack on Tuesday night.

Politics Nigeria reported that the attack took place in Tsafe town, the headquarters of Tsafe Local Government Area of (LGA), Zamfara State.

Female students living off-campus were also said to have been abducted by the assailants.

This is coming days after three persons, including the son of Mamman Tsafe, the Commissioner for Security and Home Affairs in Zamfara and a retired Deputy Inspector General of Police, were killed by bandits during an attack in Tsafe.

Meanwhile, hundreds of abductees, including students, are being held captive by bandits who attacked the ill-fated Kaduna bound train on March 28, leaving about nine dead and others injured.

As of the time of filing this report, there has been no confirmation of the latest attack by the police or the Zamfara state government.

More to come...

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