The Katsina State governor, Aminu Masari, on Monday, December 14, disclosed that the abductors of students at a government college in the state have contacted the state government.
Masari, who briefed President Muhammadu Buhari of the steady progress being recorded toward rescuing the students said their location has been identified also.
“We are making progress and the outlook is positive,’’ the governor told newsmen after meeting with the president.
The governor, who was accompanied by the deputy, Manir Yakubu, said the kidnappers had made contact and discussions were ongoing on the safe return of the students.
Masari also said that security agencies had located the position of the children.
“The president is fully committed to the rescue of the school children; it is only appropriate to visit him and also give him details of rescue efforts,” he said.