One student has been killed and eight other kidnapped by armed bandits, who invaded Nuhu Bamali Polytechnic in the Zaria Local Government Area of Kaduna State.
The Kaduna State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan confirmed the attack on Friday, saying one student, who was shot, died on the spot.
Several other students were said to have been injured. While two lecturers were also abducted.
The incident happened on Thursday night when armed bandits stormed the school, situated along the Kaduna- Zaria road, shooting at students and leaving several wounded.
This comes about three months after bandits invaded the Federal College of Forestry Mechanization Afaka, Kaduna state and Greenfield University in Chikun local government area and kidnapped over fifty students, killing five.