Five students of the Zamfara State College of Health, Tsafe have been abducted by unknown gunmen, Njenje Media news reports.
The five female students were abducted in the early hours of Wednesday at about 3 am when the students were asleep at their residence in a Community near the School.
One of the kidnapped students escaped from their Captors a few hours after abduction and returned back to the Community.
Police authorities in the state confirmed the incident and promised to ensure the safe rescue of the victims.
The Spokesperson of the Command Mohammed Shehu says troops have been deployed to the affected areas.