Nigeria: Armed bandits kidnap at least 140 children in Kaduna state

Armed bandits kidnapped at least 140 school going children in the north-west of the country, police said. On Monday, reports emerged of another mass kidnapping from a school near Kaduna city, about 80km south-west of Zaria. In a statement, police said gunmen “overpowered the school’s security guards and made their way into the students’ hostel […]