It was gathered that some unknown Gunmen on Wednesday 5th May, 2021 kidnapped an unidentified number of students of the Abia State University, Uturu. Reports has it that the attackers ambushed the students while they were coming in a bus along the Okigwe-Uturu road before whisking them away into a nearby bush.
Nigerians react to the incident, pinpointed insecurity in the country as the major factor while all these kidnappings are happening in the country, some went further to say that the President should resign if he cannot secure our country.
It was reported that the Commissioner for Information, Abia State, Chief John Okiyi Kalu, who confirmed the incident assured that the State government is working together with neighbouring Imo State and other security agents to regain the students unharmed.
Our prayers are with the families of the abductors and the Student community at large. We pray that they will regain their freedom safely, Amen.