Three Abducted Greenfield Varsity Students Killed

Three students of the Greenfield University in who were abducted by suspected to be kidnappers have been killed by their abductors.

The students were among those that were abducted by from the private university located along the Kaduna- Abuja highway on Tuesday night, CHANNELS reports.

Confirming the development, the Commissioner for internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, said the remains of three students were found on Friday in Kwanan Bature village, a location close to the university and have been evacuated to a mortuary by himself and the Force Commander, Operation Thunder , Lieutenant Colonel MH Abdullahi.

The armed on Tuesday night kidnapped an unspecified number of students at the institution located at Kasarami village off Kaduna-Abuja Road in Chikun local government area of .

Eyewitnesses had said the gunmen stormed the university and started shooting sporadically, before taking some of the students away.

The locals said that the university with about forty students population does not have enough security on the ground, despite being located in one of the epicenters of kidnapping, a situation which they believe made it easier for the bandits to gain easy access into the institution.

Prompt News reports that Kaduna state has witnessed several cases of abduction of late but the state governor, Nasir El-Rufai is insisting that he would not negotiate with bandits.

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