Minister decries abduction of 317 schoolgirls in Zamfara


The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq has condemned in totality the abduction of hundreds of female students in the Government Girls Secondary School, Jangebe in Talata Mafara Local Government Area of Zamfara State, by suspected bandits, in the early hours of Friday, 26th February, 2021.

In a statement issued by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Bashir Nura Alkali, the Minister said the abduction happened barely few weeks after terrorists abducted students of Government Science College, Kagara in Niger State.

The Minister expressed concern over the frequent abduction of innocent school children in the country.


Source: Nigerian Tribune