They wanted to embarrass my administration by abducting 344 Kankara Schoolboys –
President Buhari claims that opponents want to embarrass his administration by abducting 344 Kankara Schoolboys
President Muhammadu Buhari said on Friday that the abduction of 344 students of Government Science Secondary School, Kankara in Katsina State, was targeted at embarrassing his administration.
A source said Buhari made the statement when he met with the rescued Kankara students and representatives of their parents at the Banquet Hall of Government House, Katsina.
In the same vein the president, who spoke in Hausa, said it was not a coincidence that the bandits struck on the very day he visited his hometown, Daura after about 18 months.
He goes on to explain that his trip to Daura had become necessary in view of the fact he last visited home 18 months ago.
Disclosing that he planned to retire to the town after completing his second term in May 2023.