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General News of Tuesday, 2 March 2021


Our abductors threatened to kill, fry and eat us - Victim narrates ordeal

The students were abducted last Friday around 2: 00 a.m The students were abducted last Friday around 2: 00 a.m

One victim from last Friday's Zamfara Government Girls Secondary School, Jangebe, abduction revealed the captives threatened to kill, fry, and eat them if they misbehaved.

The young girl identified as Hafsat Anka narrated her ordeal to members of the press in the state capital, Gusau shortly after she regained her freedom.

She said that they trekked over a long distance from the school, had a stopover for some hours before they reached their destination.

“There was no clean water or good food, and we felt we had already spent years even though it was our first day and the bandits kept firing into the air to scare us.

“They were very young boys with on one elder they called Kasalle or Yaya who gave them instructions, and he was the one that stopped them from touching any of us,” Hafsat stated.

According to her, the bandits wore military uniforms and claimed they defeated the security officials by invading the school and successfully whisking the girls away, reports.

Hafsat, who said she was happy for being rescued, pointed out that she would continue her studies but as a day student.

Newsmen report that the students were abducted last Friday around 2: 00 a.m. generating public outcry across the world, with many calling on the government and security agencies to ensure their safe return.

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