Bandits invade Zaria Poly, kill, injured students, kidnap staff, lecturers, kids - SALIENT TIMES ONLINE

Bandits invade Zaria Poly, kill, injured students, kidnap staff, lecturers, kids

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A student reportedly shot dead while some others sustained gunshot injuries following the alleged invasion of bandits at Nuhu Bamali polytechnic, Zaria in kaduna state.

An Eye witness report also said that two academic staff, a wife and two children of the staff were also kidnapped during the bandits’ invasion last night.

The source however stated that the wife and two children of a staff member were released Friday morning.

It was also gathered that three unidentified students were among the kidnapped victims.

A statement obtained from kaduna journalists chat forum reads in parts; Two Academic Staff were kidnapped .

Wife and two children of a staff member were also kidnapped but were released this morning. Three unidentified students were among the kidnapped victims.

”Two students were shot by the kidnappers, one of them died this morning while the other is receiving medical attention’, it stated.

Contacted, kaduna police command spokesman Mohammed Jalige could not respond.