The Kaduna State government on Monday said troops have found five of the kidnapped students of the Federal College of Forestry Mechanization in the state.

This was contained in a statement on Monday

The statement which was issued by Samuel Aruwan, Kaduna State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs said the rescued students are currently undergoing an extensive medical check-up at a military facility.

“The Nigerian military has informed the Kaduna State Government that five of the many kidnapped students of the Federal College of Forestry Mechanization, Afaka, Kaduna were recovered this afternoon and are presently in a military facility where they are undergoing a thorough medical check-up.

“The Kaduna State Government will provide updates on further operational feedback to be received on this case.” The statement said.