Niger State Government has released the names of 27 schoolchildren abducted from Government Science College, Kagara.
The state released the names of the students 24 hours after they were kidnapped on Wednesday.
The list of the teachers abducted alongside the students was also released.
Also, the student who was killed during the attack has been identified as Benjamin Habila.
See the names of the students below:
Yusuf M Kabir
Isah Abdullah Makusidi
Mohammed K Shehu
According to the state government, the students were abducted alongside five staff of the school and nine family members of the staff.
The names of the abducted teachers were given as;
The abducted family members include;
Gunmen had stormed the school in the early hours of Wednesday, overpowering the security guards on duty before abducting their victims.
No group has claimed responsibility for the attack which was reportedly carried out by bandits who have been on the prowl, kidnapping and killing residents across the north.
A Federal Government delegation visited the state amid ongoing efforts to rescue the students.