Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari, has said the abductors of at least 333 students of Government Science Secondary School, Kankara, have contacted his government.
Ideagist NG learnt that Masari made this known when he briefed the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) in Daura on Monday.
The governor, who was accompanied by his deputy, Manir Yakubu, said the kidnappers had made contact and discussions were already pertaining to safety and return to their homes.
Governor Masari also noted that security agencies had located the position of the children.
The governor said the president was fully committed to the rescue of the school children, adding that it was only appropriate to visit the president and give him more details of rescue efforts.