One of the parents of the students abducted from Salihu Tanko Islamiyya School in Tegina town in Rafi Local Government of Niger State has died.
The parent reportedly died of shock after learning of the abduction.
This was disclosed by the owner of the school, Alhaji Abubakar Alhassan, on Wednesday.
He said the parent, who fainted when she heard about the abduction, was later pronounced dead at the hospital.
While there are reports that some of the bandits have been kidnapped, the students are yet to be seen but a ransom of N110 million have been demanded by the kidnappers.