Six students of the Lagos state Model Senior College in Igbonla, Epe, have reportedly been abducted by kidnappers.
There was a kidnap attempt at the school premises yesterday, but the Lagos State Police Command reportedly foiled the attempt.
It was gathered that the suspected kidnappers attempted to gain entrance into the school premises through the rear-fence. They were said to have fired gunshots to scare the students but the policemen on guard were able to intercept them and then called for reinforcement.
However, multiple sources have claimed that some students were actually kidnapped in the attempt.
FLASH: Kidnappers raid Lagos State Model College, Igbonla, Epe. Seize four boys a week after writing to the school to inform of their visit
— Sahara Reporters (@SaharaReporters) May 25, 2017
It’s the second time the school will be attacked by kidnappers in recent times, following a similar attack in October, 2016.