The Commissioner of Police in Zamfara, Abutu Yaro, has guaranteed that the 317 female students snatched from Government Girls Science Secondary School, Jangebe early Friday morning by yet to be recognized gunmen will be rescued safely.
“l can guarantee you that we will save all the understudies safe,” the CP said while addressing writers on Friday in Jangebe, Talata-Mafara Local Government Area of the state.
He, be that as it may, communicated alarm with individuals from the influenced local area who turned to bring laws into their hands by assaulting vehicles remembering those for salvage mission and writers and claimed for quiet.
“People must understand that the government and security agents are on their side and against the bandits that is why it is very important for them to see the need to allow security agents do their work effectively and rescue the victims.
“We are doing our best along with all sister security agencies, members of the vigilantè group, and the state government to get to the bottom of this matter.
Some residents who spoke with journalists said that the bandits came in their hundreds riding on motorcycles and shooting in the air before entering the school around 2 a.m on Friday.
A staff of the school, who spoke to NAN on condition of anonymity, said that 60 of the girls were safe as some of them hid from the attackers during the invasion.