The Kogi State Government has announced the rescue of six more kidnapped students of the Confluence University of Science and Technology (CUSTECH), Osara, Kogi. 

The state’s Commissioner for Information, Kingsley Fanwo, in a statement today Tuesday, said the fresh number of rescued students brought the number of freed students rescued to 20.

He some of the kidnappers escaped with severe injuries during a gun duel with security agents.

Last Thursday, gunmen stormed the university at night and kidnapped some students studying for their upcoming exams.

The state government subsequently said rescue operations by security agents commenced immediately.

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