Plateau Killings: Kwara Evacuates Students From Jos

August 22, 2021
11 Views

Kwara State government, on Sunday, evacuated students of Kwara origin from Jos, Plateau State.

The president of the National Association of Kwara State Students (NAKSS), Comrade Mufutau Shittu, made this known in a statement in Ilorin, the state capital.

Shittu, who said the crisis in the Plateau State’s capital city persisted as at Saturday, hailed the quick intervention of Kwara State governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq.

ADVERTISEMENT

He commended AbdulRazaq for providing vehicles for the evacuation of Kwara indigenes schooling in Plateau State.

“It should be brought to the public notice that Jos in the past few days has recorded killings, burgling and looting of properties by criminal elements and miscreants which has led to the direct imposition of curfew and movement restriction. The unfortunate incident persist yesterday.

“Consequently, the leadership of the National Association of Kwara State Students (NAKSS) sought the support of the Kwara State government to assist with vehicles and convey Kwara indigenes schooling in Jos back home which was given quick attention to safeguard the lives and properties of the students.

“As at the time of writing this report, the students are on their way back to Kwara State. The leadership of NAKSS National Headquarters, however, implore Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong and relevant security agencies in Nigeria to help in restoring peace and unity in the state to enable students and other residents of the city to continue with their normal businesses,” he added.

You may be interested

News

Kidnappers attack two policemen, community youth in Bayelsa 

admin - September 18, 2021

Kidnappers attack two policemen, community youth in Bayelsa  Posted by News Express | 18 September 2021 | 191 times By…

Tension as 10 dogs devour baby in Anambra 
News
1 views
News
1 views

Tension as 10 dogs devour baby in Anambra 

admin - September 18, 2021

Tension as 10 dogs devour baby in Anambra  Posted by News Express | 18 September 2021 | 399 times Alsatian…

    One person has been allegedly killed by kidnappers in Kaugama Local Government Area of…
News
News

    One person has been allegedly killed by kidnappers in Kaugama Local Government Area of…

admin - September 18, 2021

Kidnappers open fire, kill ransom bearer after collecting ransom  Posted by News Express | 18 September 2021 | 739 times…

Leave a Comment