16th January, 2022
By Sunday John
Four students of the Federal University of Lafia (FULafia) have been released by their abductors.
The varsity management confirmed the development in a statement signed by Abubakar Ibrahim, Head, Information and Public Relations Unit of the institution and made available to newsmen on Sunday.
According to the university’s spokesperson, the students were released at the late hours of Saturday, Jan. 15.
He added that Prof. Shehu Abdul-Rahman, the Vice-Chancellor of the university expressed gratitude to the state government and the public for their contributions, prayers and support during the trying moment.
The VC expressed appreciation to the security agencies for their timely interventions that led to the quick and safe return of the students.
“Consequently upon their release, the students have undergone medical checks and they were all found to be in good conditions to immediately resume their studies.
VC Shehu called on the students to remain calm and go about their normal activities on both campuses of the University.
He, therefore, assured the parents, students, and the public of the institution’s commitment to making lives and property safe in and around the campuses.