14 abducted Greenfield university students released
NEWS DIGEST – Kidnappers have released 14 students abducted from the Greenfield University in Kaduna State.
The students were abducted from their hostels on April 20.
Five of the students were killed by the gunmen.
According to a report by Channels Television, the students were released on Saturday afternoon at a location along the Kaduna- Abuja highway.
The report added that the Chairman of the Parents Forum, Markus Zarmai and few others were expected to receive the students at the drop-off location.
Although the government and police authorities are yet to confirm the development, the parents of the abducted students said that they paid ransom, in addition to providing eight new motorcycles to the kidnappers before they agreed to release their children.