One week ago there was an abduction of over 300 Schoolboys in Kankara (L.G.A) of Katsina State. On Thursday 17 December, Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari, confirmed the release of the students.
According to the governor, the boys are kept safe in Tsafe, a local government area in Zamfara State. The Governor also stated that the boys will be back home on Friday.
The Information Officer of Ƙanƙara LGA, Mr Suleiman Tsiga also confirmed the release of the students to Channels Television.
He disclosed that the state governor, Aminu Masari, had directed that the children be moved to Ƙankara LGA secretariat before changing his decision for security reasons.