The 75 pupils of Government Day Secondary School, Kaya, in Maradun Local Government Area of Zamfara State who were abducted on September 1, 2021, have regained their freedom.
In two videos obtained by Solacebase, Governor Bello Matawalle was seen and heard talking to some of the female students who had been rescued, asking them about their plight at the hands of the gunmen.
A source told Solacebase that the children were rescued on Sunday evening.
Although he did not say how they were rescued, either by paying a ransom or by mediation.
Nigerian Police had reported that gunmen abducted more than 70 students in the country’s northwest state of Zamfara.