Despise heavy stationed security check points, Gunmen storms Government science secondary school in kankara local government area of katsina state, shooting into the air before carrying out their operation properly.
Resident living close to the school said that they heard gunshot at about 11:00 pm yesterday being friday, and the attack lasted more than an hour.
Security personnel of the school manage to repel some attackers, thereby forcing them to retreat giving the students avenue to scale the school fence and run for safety as some numbers of them were taken away.
Several resident of kankara town on Saturday had joined the police in search for the missing students. Some of the students who escape returned this morning.
The executive Governor of katsina state, Aminu Bello has ordered the immediate closure of all boarding school in the state.
Meanwhile the president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari who is currently in the state has condemned the attack and ordered the school to carry out full numbering to find out how many where missing.