You are here: HomeNews2023 11 03Article 707159

General News of Friday, 3 November 2023


Baptist school kidnap: Kidnappers release last student victim

Last student victim Last student victim

The last victim of the Bethel High School pupil kidnapped in Kaduna, Treasure Ayuba, has been released.

On July 5, gunmen invaded the school in Damishi, Kaduna and abducted 121 students.

While others were released, Ayuba was the last victim to regain his freedom.

The Nigeria Baptist Convention (NBC) confirmed Ayuba’s release on Thursday night.

The NBC President, Rev Israel Akanji, confirmed his release in a statement.

He said, “Glory be to God! Glory be to God!! Glory be to God!!! Treasure Ayuba, the last boy who was still with the bandits who kidnapped the 121 students of Bethel Baptist High School, Kaduna, on July 5, 2021, has just returned home today, November 2, 2023.

“Thanks be to our unfailing God. Thank you also very much for your prayers and numerous support.”