BREAKING: Kagara abductees not released yet, says Gov Sani-Bello
Governor Abubakar Sani-Bello of Niger state has dispelled reports making the rounds that 27 students and 3 teachers abducted on Wednesday morning at Government Science College, Kagara have been released.
He said the government was in last stage of negotiations with the bandits, promising the victims would be released soon.
Meanwhile, some group of bandits in Niger State forests have listed their demands for peace deal during a reconciliation meeting with Islamic scholar, Sheik Ahmad Gumi.
Sheikh Gumi visited Tagina forest and met with bandits group leader, Dogo Gide and his fighters on Thursday for safe release of the abducted persons.