[BREAKING] Students’ abduction: Zamfara imposes dusk-to-dawn curfew, closes schools

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By Gideon Adonai

Zamfara State Government has imposed a dusk-to-dawn curfew throughout the 14 local government in the state.

The government has also shut down schools, both private and public, operating in all the local governments in the state.

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The measure came on the heels of bandits’ invasion of Kaya town in Maradun Local Area of the state on Wednesday morning, where a yet-to-be-ascertained number of pupils were abducted from the Government Day Secondary School, Kaya, in Maradun Local Government Area of Zamfara State where the governor, Bello Matawalle, hails from.

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The school, according to an indigene of the area, Abu Kaya, shas about 300 students, a large number of whom were taken by the bandits who had arrived the school at about 11:00A.M on Wednesday when the school was in session.

More to follow…