by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna
Following alleged last night’s invasion of bandits at Nuhu Bamali Polytechnic, Zaria in Kaduna State, one student was reportedly shot dead, while some others sustained gunshot injuries.
Eye witness report also said that two academic staffs, a wife and two children of one of the staffs were also kidnapped during the bandits’ invasion.
The source, however, stated that the wife and two children of a staff 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 part: “Two Academic Staffs were kidnapped. Wife and two children of a staff 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 to calls put across to him.