On early hours of Tuesday, some suspected bandits invaded the staff quarters of the University of Abuja (UniAbuja), attacked the members of staff and kidnapped four of them to an unknown location.
Habib Yakoob, the Spokeman of the University, who confirmed the incident in a press release, said the school is still on the trace of the people that were kidnapped.
The statement in its entirety reads:
Suspected bandits attacked the staff quaters of the University in the early hours of today (Tuesday). Our safety officers, in conjunction with security personnel, mobilised to secure the quaters.
“However, we have report that four of our staff and their children were, nevertheless, abducted by the evil men. Efforts are being made to ensure their safe return. This is a sad day for us, indeed.”
Meanwhile, there have been incidences and records of banditry within the school axis which had ignited fear and anxiety among the members of staff and students of the school.
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