According to a witness, the armed gang that raided Federal Government College, Birnin Yauri, Kebbi State, shot two students.
According to the witness, both male and female students were abducted.
Four teachers, including the school’s vice-principal, were among the victims.
The gunmen engaged the policemen in a gun duel on the ground around 12:30 pm, the witness said.
As the police engaged the bandits at the gate, some of the bandits broke into the school from behind, and while inside, they began to fire sporadically.
“Three or four teachers were abducted from the college. A vice principal and a female teacher were among the abductees.”
Bandits are said to have shot two students, a male and a female. The boy was shot in the buttocks and the girl was shot in the arm.”