Unknown gunmen have reportedly stormed a school in Kaduna State, kidnapping unspecified number of female students leaving their male counterparts behind.

According to BBC, the Federal College of Forestry Mechanism in Mando area of Kaduna came under attack late Thursday night.

This has been confirmed by Samuel Aruwan, the state Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs who said investigation is ongoing.

Security agencies have been mobilised to the school to restore calm and launch a rescue operation.