A 300-level Accounting student of the Kaduna State College (KASU) has been kidnapped by bandits terrorizing the area.
The student recognized as Gideon Adamu was reportedly kidnapped alongside different victims in his village positioned alongside the Kaduna-Abuja freeway at about 9 pm on Sunday evening, June 26.
Adamu is alleged to be the top usher of The Nigeria Fellowship of Evangelical College students (NIFES) KASU chapter. His brother who was shot throughout the assault was later confirmed lifeless..
According to KASU Parrot, the student, who is the head usher of The Nigeria Fellowship of Evangelical Students (NIFES) was kidnapped alongside other victims in his village located along Kaduna-Abuja highway at about 9pm on Sunday night, June 26.
His brother who was shot during the attack was later confirmed dead.
Kaduna State University is in Kaduna, Kaduna State, Nigeria. It was established in 2004. It has seven faculties with over 39 departments and a library that contains over 17,000 volumes of books. It has two campuses: Kafanchan and Kaduna.
Kaduna State University has a chancellor as its ceremonial head, while the vice-chancellor is the chief executive and academic officer, like in other Nigerian Universities. The vice-chancellor is usually appointed for a five-year, non-renewable term. The current acting vice-chancellor, Professor Abdullahi Musa Ashafa, took office on 22 June, 2022