Kaduna State College of Education (KSCOE) students, Gidan Waya, who were kidnapped by criminals and regained their freedom. Kaduna
reported that four students, Racheal Edwin, Esther Ishaya, Promise Tanimu, and Beauty Luka, were abducted in the Mile 1 area of Gidan Waya on Monday evening, May 16.
Comrade Benjamin Fie, president of the Students Union at the school, who confirmed the latest developments, said the victims were released from custody on Friday, May 20.
Benjamin, who did not say whether the ransom was paid, explained that the released victims were rushed to the Sir Patrick Ibrahim Yakowa Memorial Hospital in Kaffanchan for a medical examination and then reunited with their relatives.
Meanwhile, the President of the Kaduna State Students Union (KADSSU) Gidan Waya chapter, Comrade Danladi Louis Ninyio, advised students and the entire college community to be vigilant at all times.
“The President is very grateful to the students of Kaduna Gidan District Education College, teachers, people from all walks of life, and the entire community for their prayers from the day our four female students were abducted until the day they were released,” added Ninyio.