Bandits have released 90 abducted students and staff of Federal Government College (FGC), Birnin Yauri in Kebbi State, Nigeria.
The Police Public Relations Officer in the State, DSP Nafi’u Abubakar, confirmed the release of the students and their teachers to newsmen.
They regained freedom after spending 118 days in captivity.
A father of one of the Kidnapped students, who did not want his name in print, confirmed to Daily Trust that the students have been released.
Another parent confirmed that he had been informed of the release of the students.
Daily Trust gathered that they were making their way to the state capital from the forest where they were kept.
“Government officials will receive them at the state capital,” a source said.