An kidnapped scholar of Federal Faculty of Forestry Mechanization, Afaka, Mando, Kaduna State, has narrated how they have been launched from captivity, Every day Belief studies.
The Nigerian Military had claimed that its troops “recovered 5 of the scholars”, who spent over three weeks in captivity.
Samuel Aruwan, Commissioner for Inside Safety and Dwelling Affairs, was the one who first introduced the discharge of the scholars however he didn’t go into particulars.
Nonetheless, in an announcement on Tuesday, Brig. Gen. Yerima Mohammed, Military Spokesman, unveiled the identities of the “recovered college students”, and showered encomiums on the troops.
“The rescued college students are presently receiving medical consideration in a army facility in Kaduna. The GOC 1 Division, Maj Gen DH Ali-Keffi has recommended the troops for his or her effort and charged them to not relaxation on their oars till all kidnap victims are rescued and returned to their households,” he had mentioned whereas giving the impression that the army rescued the scholars.
However talking shortly after the freed victims have been reunited with their households on Wednesday, Francis Paul, a 200 degree scholar of Agriculture Expertise on the establishment, mentioned the bandits launched them voluntarily.
“One afternoon, they (the bandits) got here and began choosing us… I used to be very ailing that day. So, they requested me to take a seat apart and so they added some ladies and put us on motorbikes. They dropped us at a village near the primary highway and mentioned we must always stroll in direction of the highway and we did,” he mentioned.