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Gunmen invade Lagos school, kidnap principal

06 October 2016, 14:21

Lagos - Suspected militants on Thursday morning invaded Igbo Nla Model College in Epe, Lagos and whisked away the principal, reports The Nation.

The militants were said to have invaded the school when the students resumed for studies after Wednesday's public holiday.

It is, however, not clear yet whether the militants also kidnapped any student.

Operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Sqaud  (SARS) have been deployed on a rescue mission in the school.

Lagos State has in recent times witnessed series of attacks from militants.

Three students of Babington Macaulay ‎Junior Seminary School, a private school in the Ikorodu area of Lagos were abducted by some gunmen earlier in the year according to News 24

It took the intervention of the IG before the students were released after spending days in the kidnappers' den

- News 24


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