39 abducted students: Aggrieved parents, Coalition of Northern Groups to stage protest
A joint peaceful mass protests by parents of 39 abducted students of Federal College of Mechanization, Afaka, Kaduna, and the Coalition of Northern Groups, CNG, will hold in the next two days.
The CNG spokesman, Abdul-Azeez Suleiman, in a statement after a meeting with the affected parents said, “lt was agreed that a joint front for a prolonged struggle be formed to initiate sustained peaceful mass protests to force government action if the students are not rescued in the coming two days.”
Worried by the prolonged inaction by government, according to the statement, the Coalition of Northern Groups, CNG, reached out to the estranged parents of the 39 students who have been abandoned in captivity for more than three weeks now.
According to the statement, the CNG expressed sympathy with the parents and students of the Institute who are mainly from poor background and vowed to join their struggle for the rescue of the innocent…