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by on August 29, 2019
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At least seven persons, including three final-year law students of the Ahmadu Bello University, were reportedly kidnapped along Abuja – Kaduna, about 40 kilometres away from the state capital on Tuesday evening.

 As of the time of filing this report, it was not clear whether the abductions took place at the same time a former Gombe State Governor, Ibrahim Dankwambo’s convoy ran into the kidnappers along the Abuja-Kaduna highway. 

Security details of the former governor had to disperse the kidnappers operating along the highway when the former helmsman of Gombe state ran into them (kidnappers). In a video trending on social media, a woman, who was stranded among others on the highway, was pleading for help from the former governor’s convoy. 

Meanwhile, the Management of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, has confirmed the abduction of three of its final year Law students on the Abuja-Kaduna highway. According to a statement by the Director of Public Affairs, Dr. Ismail Shehu, the students were kidnapped along the Abuja-Kaduna expressway. The statement reads in part,

“Three students of the Faculty of Law were kidnapped on the Kaduna-Abuja Expressway. “Yes, it is true that our students, three of them, from the Faculty of Law, have been kidnapped. “But efforts are being made by the university and parents of the affected students to secure their immediate release.” It was not clear whether the abductions took place at the same time a former Gombe State Governor, Ibrahim Dankwambo’s convoy ran into the kidnappers along the Abuja-Kaduna highway. 

 

 

 

 

 

**This story was written by https://punchng.com/

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