The Governor of Katsina State, Bello Masari has said the location of the Government Science Secondary School, Kankara is found. This was contained in a statement issued by Garba Shehu who is the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity in his report of Masari’s visit to the President, Muhammadu Buhari in his Daura home in Kastina.
The Governor further informed the President of the state’s effort towards rescuing the boys from the kidnappers and further assured positive feedbacks in the rescue mission. According to the statement, Masari was said t have revealed that the kidnappers had contacted the state.
“The Governor, who was accompanied by the Deputy Governor of the state, Manir Yakubu, said the kidnappers had made contact and discussions were already on pertaining to safety and return to their homes.
“Governor Masari also noted that security agencies had located the position of the children.
“The Governor said the President was fully committed to the rescue of the school children, adding that it was only appropriate to visit the President and give him more details of rescue efforts,” the statement added.
“We are making progress and the outlook is positive,’’ the Governor told newsmen after an hour meeting with the President, which started at 2 pm.