Abductors of students of Greenfield University students, have killed two more of their captives.
The bandits had on Friday first killed three of the students.
The news of the latest killings was disclosed by the Kaduna State Commissioner of Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan.
“On a sad note, security agencies have just reported to the Kaduna State Government the recovery of two more dead bodies of Greenfield University students, killed by armed bandits today, Monday 26th April 2021.
“The retrieved corpses have been evacuated to a mortuary, and the university has been notified of the development.
“The Government of Kaduna State under the leadership of Malam Nasir El-Rufai is saddened by this evil perpetrated against innocent students abducted while pursuing their education for a glorious future.
“The Government sends its deep empathy to their families and the university management, and prays for the repose of their souls.
“The Government will update the citizenry on further developments.”
The Kaduna State Government has insisted it will negotiate with the bandits who are asking for N800 million ransom for the kidnapped students.