Following the abduction of about 121 students from Bethel Baptist High school, Damishi in Kaduna State.
it has been reported that the Kaduna state chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria, Joseph Hayab, has disclosed that the abducted students of Bethel Baptist High School, Damishi, Kaduna have been released after 20 days in captivity.
This was reportedly disclosed by TheCable, on Sunday.
According to reports, “Hayab could not immediately confirm the number of students that were released.”
Further reports disclosed that, the Nigerian Baptist Convention had approached some of its churches in order to raise the ransom demanded by bandits for the release of some students abducted from Bethel Baptist High School in Kaduna State.
Report also revealed that, after series of negotiations, the bandits who initially demanded N100m ransom reduced it to N60m.
Meanwhile, the state Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Mohammed Jalige, has reportedly confirmed this development, and has said the students had been taken to a medical facility.