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El-Rufai reacts as gunmen abduct students, teacher in Kaduna

Governor Nasir El-Rufai has reacted to the abduction of six students and a teacher of The Engravers College, a private school in Kakau Daji, Chikun Local Government of the state.

Samuel Aruwan, the state Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, on behalf of the governor confirmed the incident in a statement to Okay.ng on Thursday.

The statement reads: “The Kaduna State Government condemns this as a despicable action, a most unfortunate intrusion of crime into the life of young students and the staff teaching them.

“Governor Nasir El-Rufai has despatched a government delegation to sympathies with the school community and assure them that security agencies are working to rescue the abducted persons.

“The state government delegation was led by Samuel Aruwan, the Commissioner, Internal Security, and Home Affairs. Accompanied by security agencies, the commissioner spoke to parents and staff of the school and assured them that every effort will exerted to free the abductees and punish this brazen crime.

“The school management and the parents of the students will be given updates as appropriate.”

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