Zamfara State Government has clarified reports on the release of abducted over 300 female students of Govt. Girls Science Secondary School, Jangebe.
A statement issued on Sunday by the Press Secretary, Office of the Governor, Jamilu Iliyasu B/Magaji said the abducted students are yet to be released.
The statement said it was a flimsy imagination of a newspaper reporter in Zamfara state who initiated the rumour of the release was latched on by some online media outlets.
‘’Gov. Bello Mohammed MON Matawallen Maradun and his aides have since Friday when the girls were abducted by gunmen not rested but been working round the clock making frantic efforts that will lead to the safe release of the victims and are not happy that someone who does not know the details of the situation will try to further hurt the victims’ parents, government and the security by ridiculing the effort with falsehood, ”said the statement.
It said the state government will come immediately and happily inform the world as soon as the girls are released.