Yet to be identified gunmen have reportedly abducted scores of school pupils on Friday morning at LGEA Primary School, Alwaza, in Alwaza community, Doma LGA of Nasarawa State.
The gunmen, who were said to have taken away an unspecified number of primary school pupils, reportedly laid siege to the school, while the children were resuming in the morning.
At the time of filing this report, the whereabouts of the pupils and their abductors were unknown.
The Police Public Relations Officer, Nasarawa State command, DSP Rahman Nansel, confirmed the incident.
According to the Police Command, a joint team of Police, military, and vigilante has been drafted to the area and on the trail of the abductors who are said to be on motorcycles.