Following the abduction of the students of Federal Government College Birnin Yauri in Kebbi State by bandits, Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu, has declared war on the bandits by engaging local hunters.
Governor Bagudu stated this when the leadership of the hunters’ group visited him.
The Governor promised to be at the war front and to provide them with support.
Meanwhile, the Chairman Governors Forum and Governor of Ekiti State, Fayemi Kayode, was in the state over the recent abduction.
The Chairman lamented the situation saying, the students are from across the country, and that their abduction was a national tragedy.
8 students have so far been released and total number of abductees are still to be announced..