Fifteen students of the Bethel Baptist High School who were kidnapped on July 5, 2021 at the school premises along the Kaduna-Kachia highway, Damishi, in Chikun Local Government Area of the state have been released by bandits.
This was disclosed by the chairman of the Kaduna State chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) Rev. John Hayab who said the fifteen students were released on Saturday night by the bandits.
On Sunday, July 25, the bandits had released 28 of the students after N50m ransom was paid, and 20 days in captivity.
According to the president of the Kaduna Baptist Conference, Rev. Ishaya Jangado, who is also the proprietor of the school, the bandits had kidnapped a total of 121 students.