Kaduna, Nigeria State Suspends Schools Due to Insecurity

Pieces of furniture are seen inside a classroom at Bethel Baptist High School where unspecified number of student were kidnapped at Damishi, Kaduna, Nigeria July 7, 2021. REUTERS/Bosan Yakusak

The northern Nigerian state of Kaduna has suspended all schooling due to insecurity, state officials said on Monday, amid a spate of student kidnappings in the region that has rocked Africa’s most populous country.

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SOURCE: Reuters – Reporting by Garba Muhammed in Kaduna; Writing by Paul Carsten; Editing by Alex Richardson