Tag: Greenfield University

After 40 days in captivity, parents of abducted Greenfield University students paid 180 million naira to secure their release

Parents and family members of the remaining kidnapped students and workers of the Greenfield University, Kaduna State, said they were forced to sell their property to raise ransom as the remaining victims regained freedom. It was learnt that the bandits collected N180m ransom and eight new motorcycles. The 13 students[Read More…]

Just In: 14 abducted Greenfield University students released after parents paid ransom

14 abducted students of Greenfield University in Kaduna State have been released. Channels Television reports that the kidnapped students were released on Saturday afternoon at a location along the Kaduna- Abuja highway. The Chairman of the Parents Forum, Markus Zarmai and few others were expected to receive the students at[Read More…]

‘Where do we go from here?’ Relative of slain Greenfield University student laments

A Twitter user, ‘Yamai’, has narrated the painful ordeal of finding his sister-in-law, Dorathy Tirnom Yohanna, among three of the students abducted from Greenfield University, who have now been killed. In a Twitter thread directed at Tolu Ogunlesi, Special Assistant to the President on Digital and New Media, he said:[Read More…]

Just in: 3 students abducted from Greenfield University Kaduna have been killed

Three students of the Greenfield University in Kaduna State who were abducted by bandits suspected to be kidnappers have been killed by their abductors. The students were among those that were abducted by bandits from the private university located along the Kaduna- Abuja highway on Tuesday night. Confirming the development,[Read More…]

Update: Police confirm attack on Greenfield University Kaduna

The Police Command in Kaduna State has confirmed an attack by gunmen on Greenfield University on Tuesday evening. The university located on Kaduna-Abuja highway was attacked at about 8:35 p.m on Tuesday. The Command Public Relations Officer, ASP Mohammed Jalige told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in[Read More…]

Armed men attack Greenfield University Kaduna, abduct students

Some gunmen have abducted students from Green Field University in Kaduna state. The school is located along the Kaduna–Abuka Highway in the Chikun Local Government Area and is the first private university in the state and was established three years ago. NewsWireNGR gathered that the gunmen attacked the school on[Read More…]