Unknown gunmen believed to be armed bandits have attacked the Greenfield University in Kaduna State.
DAILY POST gathered that the attack was carried out on Tuesday night when the gunmen invaded the school premises and whisked away unspecified number of students.
Details of the incident was still sketchy as of the time of filing this report.
Meanwhile, the Senator who represented the Kaduna Central during the 8th National Assembly, Senator Shehu Sani confirmed the incident on his verified Twitter handle.
“The fresh report that Bandits have attacked and kidnapped many students at the Greenfield University along Kaduna-Abuja road is yet another tragedy.
“Proprietors of schools within this axis need to read the signs. Even most of us have abandoned our farms to the care of God,” he said.
The Police Command in Kaduna State, also confirmed the attack by gunmen on Greenfield University.
Confirming the attack, the Command Public Relations Officer, ASP Mohammed Jalige told newsmen on Wednesday in Kaduna, that some students were abducted, NAN reports.
Jalige, however, said that the number of the students kidnapped had not been known yet
He further revealed that security operatives have been deployed to the general area for search and rescue operation.