More than 400 students of Government Science Secondary School in Kankara area of Katsina state were yesterday night kidnapped by gun men soon after President Muhammadu Buhari arrived the state for one week long private visit.
According to BBC, 400 students are kidnapped as at press time.
Residents in the area said more than 400 of the students are still missing.
Spokesperson to the Nigerian President, Garba Shehu said the Nigeria military have located the bandit hideout and exchange of gun fire is currently going on between the security armed forces and the gunmen.
Garba Shehu said no student casualty in the ensuing gun fire.
Parents have besieged the school in search of the students.