At last, kidnappers release last victim of Bethel Baptist School


The Nigeria Baptist Convention on Thursday night confirmed the release of the last victim of the Bethel Baptist High School pupils in Kaduna State, Treasure Ayuba, who was abducted on July 5, 2021.

The NBC President, Rev. Dr. Israel Akanji, confirmed his release in a statement sent to SaharaReporters.

He said, “Glory be to God! Glory be to God!! Glory be to God!!! Treasure Ayuba, the last boy who was still with the bandits who kidnapped the 121 students of Bethel Baptist High School, Kaduna, on July 5, 2021, has just returned home today, November 2, 2023.

Treasure is in green in the company of the CAN Chairman, Kaduna State, Rev. JJ Hayab, and the Conference President of Kaduna Baptist Conference.

Thanks be to our unfailing God. Thank you also very much for your prayers and numerous support.”

Gunmen had in the early hours of Monday, 5th July, 2021, stormed the school owned by the church in Damishi, Kaduna and abducted 121 students of the school.