Four students of Federal University of Lafia, Nasarawa State, have been abducted around their campus.
POLITICS NIGERIA learnt that the students were kidnapped in Maraba area.
The Public Relation Officer (PRO) of the institution, Abubakar Ibrahim, confirmed the incident.
According to him, the gunmen stormed the university community at about 11:30 pm on Thursday and whisked the students to an undisclosed location.
Reacting, the Vice-Chancellor (VC) of the University, Professor Shehu Abdul Rahman, called for the immediate release of the kidnapped students.
“The Vice-Chancellor of the University, Prof. Shehu Abdul Rahman, on behalf of the management of the institution, expressed his profound outrage at the unfortunate development and condemned it in strong terms and demand for the immediate release of those kidnapped,” a statement by the University reads in part.