Kidnappers attack mission school in Plateau State


By Wisdom Deji-Folutile

Kidnappers on Thursday morning abducted four students of Capro Secondary Mission School in Barkin Ladi Local Government Area of Plateau State, according to Channels.

However, three of the four victims have escaped, while one remains in captivity, it was reported.

The school is a few kilometres away from the Yakubu Gowon Airport and about 60 kilometres from Jos, the state capital.


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Global mission leader and President of Para-Mallam Peace Foundation, Reverend Gideon Para-Mallam, confirmed that the attackers broke the rear fence of the school to gain access into the compound and seize the students.

According to him, security agents stifled the attack and avoided what would have been another mass abduction.

The Plateau State Police Command was yet to give an official statement on the incident.