The kidnapped students of Government Day Secondary School, Kaya in Maradun Local Government Area of Zamfara State have regained their freedom.
After being released by their abductors, the students were received by Governor Bello Matawalle in Gusau, on Sunday.
Gunmen, believed to be bandits, had abducted the students from the school late in the night of September 1.
The Zamfara Police Command said afterward that 73 of the students were kidnapped from the school but five of them were freed a day later.
Sources in the community also told Channels Television that the assailants stormed the school in large numbers before taking the students to an unknown destination.