Zamfara State Government has denied the reports making the round that the abducted female students of Govt. Girls Science Secondary School, Jangebe has been released.
In a statement signed by JAMILU ILIYASU B/MAGAJI Press Secretary, office of the Executive Governor, Government House, Gusau today 28th February, 2021, it said some online media outlets have claimed the release of the female students from unsubstantiated sources and the flimsy imagination of the Punch newspaper Zamfara state reporter who initiated the rumour.
The state further reads “Gov. Bello Mohammed MON Matawallen Maradun and his aides have since Friday when the girls were abducted by gunmen not rested but been working round the clock making frantic efforts that will lead to the safe release of the victims and are not happy that someone who does not know the details of the situation will try to further hurt the victims’ parents, government and the security by ridiculing the effort with falsehood”.
It added that the state government will come immediately and happily inform the world as soon as the girls are released