Three college students killed in Nigeria after kidnapping at Greenfield College — native official
Aruwan mentioned the stays of the three kidnapped college students had been discovered on Friday in Kwanan Bature village, which is close to the college.
Not less than 20 college students and three workers members of Greenfield College, a personal tutorial establishment in Kaduna, northwest Nigeria, had been kidnapped on Tuesday evening by armed males, one official informed CNN on Thursday.
Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai condemned the killing of three college students as “sheer wickedness, inhumanity and an outright desecration of human lives by vile entities.” He went on to say the armed bandits characterize the worst of humankind and have to be fought in any respect prices.
Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday described the recurring incidents of kidnappings and killings in Kaduna State as “barbaric terror assaults.”
“My ideas are with their households on this time of grief. Might their souls relaxation in peace,” Buhari mentioned of Tuesday’s killings.
Kidnapping for ransom has escalated in Kaduna and different components of northern Nigeria, as prison gangs goal faculties which might be perceived to be weak. Authorities in Kaduna are, nonetheless, against ransom funds. El-Rufai has beforehand mentioned his administration has a coverage towards negotiating with kidnappers.
CNN’s Samantha Tapfumaneyi in London contributed to this report.