some of their teachers in a government secondary school in Kagara
In a release signed by Sam kaalu the agency asked for their safe
return to their parents.
“UNICEF is aware of reports that yesterday evening, armed men
attacked the Government Science College in Kagara, in Niger State,
According to unconfirmed reports, many students are unaccounted for,
though it is not yet clear how many.
“UNICEF condemns in the strongest possible terms any attack on a
school and calls for the immediate and unconditional release of any
children who may be missing, and their safe return to their families.”
“UNICEF is deeply concerned about these reported acts of violence.
Attacks on schools are a violation of children’s rights. Children
should feel safe at home and at school at all times – and parents
should not need to worry for the safety of their children when they
send them off to school in the morning.”
“We acknowledge the efforts being taken by the Government of Nigeria
for the safe return of any missing children.” Said the release.