Bandits have killed three of the abducted students of the Greenfield University, Kasarami in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State, the Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr. Samuel Aruwan confirmed on Friday.
He said the remains of the students were found close to the university on Friday.
Armed bandits had on Tuesday night abducted an unspecified numbers of students and a staff of the university, located at Kasarami village off Kaduna-Abuja Road in Chikun local government area of the State.
They later demanded a ransom of N800million ransom for their release.
“In an act of mindless evil and sheer wickedness, the armed bandits who kidnapped students of Greenfield University have shot dead three of the abducted students.
“The remains of three students were found today (Friday) in Kwanan Bature Village, a location close to the university, and have been evacuated to a mortuary by the Commissioner, Internal Security and Home Affairs, and Force Commander, Operation Thunder Strike, Lt. Col. MH Abdullahi,” Aruwan said.
He added that the Government will keep citizens informed of further developments.