Some gunmen in the wee hours of Wednesday, stormed Government Science College,Kagara in Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State.
By the time the report of their booming guns died down,one student laid dead while several others were whisked away to an unknown destination.
It was learnt that the bandits who dressed like the students, invaded the school at about 2.am.
They were said to have shot sporadically in the air,attacked the staff quaters before storming the hostels to pounce on the hapless students.
They left a trail of blood in the school as several persons sustained bullet wounds while a yet-to-be specified number of students and staff were abducted.
Abdullberqy Ebbo, Director General ( DG), Strategic Operations, ICT And Public Enlightenment Unit of Government House, Minna, confirmed the development in a tweet.
Kagara Local Government Area has recently become a target for bandits who rob and kidnap at will.
It will be recalled that over 90 armed men had on September 3,2020,invaded Kagara on motorcycles.
Their deadly expendition which lasted for nearly six hours, left many dead while scores were abducted.
Similarly, some armed bandits had on May 8,2020, invaded the area and killed one person while nine others including a six month-old baby were abducted.
Over 400 cattle belonging to the villagers were rustled amongst other attacks.