Popular Islamic scholar, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi had a meeting with the kidnappers of the students of Government Science College, Kagara, Niger State.
The meeting was held at Tagina forest in Niger State on Thursday, February 18. Sheik Gumi pleaded with the bandits led by Dogo Gide to let peace prevail in Nigeria.
You will recall that the school was attacked by the bandits on Wednesday, February 17 which left one of the students dead. 27 of them were kidnapped, 12 family members of staff and 3 staff of the school.
After the meeting, Gumi assured that Niger abductees will be released soon.
A source disclosed that the government also sent a strong delegation to meet with the bandits and dialogue with them.