The United States on Thursday criticize the abduction of hundreds of children by gunmen from Government Science Secondary School, Kankara, Katsina State, on December 11.
It urged the government to hold those responsible accountable” to the full extent of the law”.
In a statement made by the U.S. Department of State spokesperson Cale Brown after the release of the abducted students on Thursday December 17. The North American country condemned the incident and also stated that schools should be a safe place where children can learn and thrive.
The statement read in part;
“We offer our sincere sympathies to the families of the missing students and the security guard killed in the attack.
“School should be a safe place where children can learn and thrive.”