Its cheering news for Parents and guidance in North west Nigeria as ten out of the remaining thirty one abducted students of Bethel Baptist High School Damishi, Kaduna state have been released by their abductors, after 75 days in captivity.
Reverend Joseph Hayap, who confirmed the development on Saturday, September 18th, Says the students were immediately reunited with their parents since they have gone through difficult times in the hands of their kidnappers.
Bandits have continued to free the over one hundred students in batches, since the were kidnapped from their school on July 5, 2021
On August 28, thirty two students of the school regained their freedom after an initial 15 were set free on 22nd of the same month.
So far, a total of 100 students have regained their freedom, while 21 are still with their captors.
Although it is not disclosed whether ransom was paid, however, the school authority said it will continue to pray and press to secure the release of the 21 students that are still held back against their wish by the bandits.