Bandits Demanded Additional N100m After Collecting N60m Ransom – Parents Of Greenfield Students

Date: 16-05-2021 1:10 pm (1 month ago) | Author: Mister Jay Wonder
- at 16-05-2021 01:10 PM (1 month ago)
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Parents of the remaining kidnapped students of the Greenfield University, Kaduna in bandits’ captivity have begged the Federal Government to rescue their children, saying the bandits refused to release the students after paying N60m ransom.

They claimed they could no longer meet the latest demand of N160m cumulative ransom by the bandits.

The students abducted by the bandits on April 20, 2021 at the school located along the Kaduna-Abuja highway have spent at least 24 days in captivity.

Few days after their abduction, the bandits killed five of the 23 students for failure to pay N800m they demanded as ransom.

Also, the bandits’ leader, Sani Jalingo, in an interview on the Hausa Service of the Voice of America, vowed to kill the remaining students if the parents failed to bring N100m and 10 motorcycles.

But the bandits rescinded their threat upon the intervention of the controversial Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi.

Speaking on behalf of other parents in Kaduna on Thursday, Chairman of the aggrieved parents, Marcus Zarmai, begged the President Muhammadu Buhari to use his good offices to ensure the safe return of their children from the kidnappers’ den.

According to him, the bandits are now demanding a ransom of N160m with each of the parents expected to contribute N10m for the remaining 16 students.

This, he said, was after the parents had contributed over N60m to the bandits for the release of their children without result.

“We, the parents, are appealing to the Federal Government to assist us to pay the ransom demanded or find any other way to ensure the safe return of our children.

“The same strategy that was adopted to rescue the kidnapped students in Jangebe, Zamfara State, Kankara in Katsina State, Kagara in Niger State and Afaka in Kaduna State should be adopted by the Federal Government to rescue our children too because they are also Nigerians,”
he added.

Easter Chukwuemeka, whose mother was among those kidnapped by the bandits, also called on the Federal Government to as a matter of urgency intervene as the absence of their children had impacted negatively on them.

Among the remaining 16 persons in the bandits’ den are 13 students and three female workers of the university.


Posted: at 16-05-2021 01:10 PM (1 month ago) | Addicted Hero

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