By Egena Sunday Ode
Presidentnt Muhammadu Buhari has charged the nation’s security and intelligence agencies to expedite efforts towards the recovery of the 200 children kidnapped from an Islamic school in Niger State.
This was disclosed in a statement Monday night by the Senior Spacial Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu.
According to Shehu, the President, who received briefing on the latest incident of school kidnapping, condemned as unfortunate, the kidnapping of children from schools and urged all the agencies involved in the rescue operation to do their utmost in securing their immediate release.
He also directed that the concerned government agencies to extend possible support to the families of the kidnapped children, the statement said.