Bandits have abducted some students of Federal Government Girls College, Birnin Yauri, Kebbi State.
There are reports that a security operative was shot dead during the operation.
The attackers, who rode on motorcycles, were said to have stormed the school from neighbouring Rijau forest in the early hours of Thursday.
They were said to have overpowered the mobile policemen guarding the school.
Meanwhile, the Police Command in Kebbi has confirmed the abduction of the students,while five teachers were also abducted.