Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai says that kidnappers are now collaborating with some insurgents to carry out nefarious crimes in Kaduna State.
Governor El-Rufai stated this on Friday while addressing State House correspondents in Abuja.
This was coming a day after six schoolgirls and two members of staff were abducted from a boarding school in Kaduna.
Governor El-Rufai said “As at this morning (Friday), the kidnappers have made contacts with the parents, and we have got the parents of the kidnapped children and the relations of the teachers to be in one place so that, there is one line of communications with the kidnappers to facilitate their release”.
He expressed confident that with the help of security agencies, the freedom the students and their teachers would be secured.
“It is always moments of sadness when young people that are trying to get an education become victims of these criminals”. Gov. El-Rufai stated.