On Sunday, 22nd of August, the Kwara state government provided vehicles to evacuate indigenes of Kwara schooling in Plateau state. This was done after the National Association of Kwara State Students (NAKSS) under the leadership of comrade Mufutau Shittu sought the support of the Kwara state government to assist with vehicles and convey the students back home so as not to fall victims to the Killings and criminal activities being perpetrated by miscreants in Jos.
”It should be brought to the public notice that Jos in the past few days has recorded killings, burgling and looting of properties by criminal elements and miscreants which has led to the direct imposition of curfew and movement restriction. The unfortunate incident persist yesterday.”, The president of NAKSS made this known in a statement in Ilorin, the capital of Kwara.
He commended the governor of Kwara state, AbdulAzeez AbdulRazaq for harkening to their demand and swinging into action when they did because the lives of the students are held in high esteem.
Shittu further implored the Governor of Plateau State, Simon Lalong and relevant security agencies in Nigeria to help restore peace and unity to the state to enable students and other residents of the city to continue with their activities that has been disrupted due to the imposition of curfew in the state.295