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Breaking News: Gunmen Storm Lagos School Kidnap Teachers

There is panic within the Lagos metropolis, following an attack on as secondary school, by some unknown gunmen.

The gunmen who are yet to be identified, reportedly kidnapped students and teachers of the Government Model College, Igbonla, Epe, on Thursday, October 6.

Following the ugly development, the House of Representatives has called on the security agencies in the country to intensify rescue efforts for high school students and teachers kidnapped.

The call came just as police confirmed to newsmen that two of the students have regained freedom while search continues for the others, including the school principal.

Premium Times reports that the House’s resolution followed a motion by Wale Raji, a lawmaker from the state, under matters of urgent national importance.gunmen-schoolThe House heard from Mr Raji how some suspected kidnappers attacked Government Model College, Igbonla, Epe, on Thursday morning just as students were observing early morning prayers in the assembly.

Raji said he was told about the development shortly after the House resumed plenary today and he was compelled to bring it to the attention of the House and, by extension, the country.

“I am just learning that a group of kidnappers struck today in my constituency where they kidnapped students and principals,” Raji said.

The police spokesperson in Lagos state, Bisi Kolawole, told newsmen two of the students have been rescued, leaving two more students, a teacher and the school principal.

“We’re still on their trail to rescue the others who include the principal, a teacher and two students,” Ms Kolawole, an assistant commissioner of police, said.

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  • chika bibian

    Na wah o may God keep them save

  • Cornel Nwankwo

    Some have sworn that this xmas must be a good one for them in all means…………
    Stories of kidnappers is much this days……
    God save man.,

  • kayode akinsanya

    Nawa o, Lagos state government should put securities in all part of the state. This is getting too much

    • Cornel Nwankwo

      Are they securities trusted this days?

  • Mezzy Gilbert

    This kidnappers re something else

  • Hmmm nawa ooo…whie kind thing be this na

  • Olovo Obinna

    Not again….what is really happening to our security network

  • emekachilaka

    that is serious mata I pray nothing bad happen to them

  • WillieBravo

    Hmmm