The Kebbi State Governor, Abubakar Atiku Bagudu, has confirmen the rescue students and teachers kidnapped from the Federal Government College in Birnin-Yauri.
Governor Bagudu, who was addressing parents, students and teachers of the school, on Friday, assured the people that all those abducted will be returned safely.
The governor said security to life and property of the citizenry remain the utmost priority of his administration.
He said the State places a high premium on the provision of logistics and the necessary equipment to security agencies to wage total war against banditry and all acts of criminality until normality and tranquility are attained fully.
The governor added that additional security would be provided to all institutions of learning within the state, expressing his DEP sympathy with the school authorities on the unfortunate incident.
He commended all security services in the state for their quick response which led to the rescue of some of the abducted students and teachers.
He also appreciated parents and guardians for remaining calm and courageous with regards to the ugly incident and urged that they also pray along for God’s intervention on the matter.