The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has reacted to the discharge of the schoolboys kidnapped at Authorities Science Secondary College, Kankara in Katsina State.
Lawan in an announcement launched by his Particular Adviser on Media, Ola Awoniyi, mentioned the information of their launch was a delight to their mother and father and everybody who’ve been horrified by their kidnap.
The Senate President additionally counseled the mother and father of the victims who in keeping with him had been below emotional stress as they prayed for the secure return of their kids.
“The previous few days have been a nightmare for the mother and father of the scholars, their academics and all of us as a nation.
“This unlucky incident reminds us of our nation’s continued vulnerability to heartless crimes such because the kidnap of a whole lot of schoolgirls in Chibok in 2014 and the Dapchi incident of 2018.
”The scar of these earlier incidents continues to be on us as a rustic and we had hoped that the outrage that they sparked would imply such by no means occurred once more in Nigeria.
“Nonetheless, this unhappy recurrence is sufficient warning to us as a nation to deploy all of the sources required for the safety of our instructional establishments, and in all places else our kids collect, to guard them in opposition to cowardly assaults by these terrorists.
“I commend the immediate intervention and productive engagement of President Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina state and others which resulted within the launch of the kids,” he mentioned.
The Senate President counseled the safety forces and the intelligence neighborhood for his or her coordinated efforts which ensured the secure launch of the boys.
He additionally urged them to proceed in the identical spirit and with the identical method in addressing different safety points throughout Nigeria.