Mustapha Inuwa, the Secretary to Katsina state government, has announced that the school boys who were abducted from Government Science Secondary School, Kankara, have been released.
Inuwa confirmed this in an interview with BBC Hausa on Thursday, December 17.
According to BBC, President Buhari is expected to receive the schoolboys at the state capital today, Friday, December 18.
The boys were abducted from their school on Friday, December 11, by bandits.
Bashir Ahmad, personal assistant to President Buhari on New Media, also confirmed the news.
”The abducted students of the Government Science Secondary School, Kankara has been rescued, the Katsina State Government has confirmed the news. Alhamdulillah!”