Gunmen suspected to be bandits have kidnapped eight students and two lecturers after invading Nuhu Bamali Polytechnic in Zaria, Zaria Local Government Area of Kaduna State.
The bandits attacked the school located along the Kaduna-Zaria road on Thursday night, shooting at students and leaving several others injured.
Samuel Aruwan, Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs in the state, confirmed the development on Friday.
Aruwan disclosed that one student who was shot died on the spot.
The incident comes barely three months after bandits attacked the Federal College of Forestry Mechanization Afaka in Igabi local government area, and Greenfield University in Chikun local government areas, kidnapping over fifty students and killing five.