Minister of Women Affairs calls for end to school kidnappings


By Wisdom Deji-Folutile

Minister for Women Affairs, Paulen Tallen, has called for an end to the killings and kidnappings currently ravaging the Nigeria.

Tallen particularly appealed to perpetrators of kidnappings to stop targeting school children in their nefarious activities.

The minister’s comments have come in light of the recent killing of five Greenfield University students out of over 35 abducted from the school in Kaduna State last week.


Tallen said, “Nigeria is going through difficult and trying moments. Every day we get distressing news of insecurity in the country, and the worst hit are the women and children.

“I am also appealing to bandits to stop kidnapping our children. I am appealing to Nigerians to join in the fight against insecurity. We must give the right information to our security operatives to enable them achieved the desired result.

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“If we love our country, we must show commitment snd patriotism. If you love your country, you will speak out and support the country’s security architecture.”