JUST IN: Unrest: Less Than 24 Hours After Bandits Attack Zuma’s Army Checkpoint, Terrorists Launch Fresh Attack In Abuja
Information reaching Naija News House says that Less Than 24 Hours After Bandits Attack Zuma’s Army Checkpoint, Terrorists Launch Fresh Attack In Abuja
A fresh attack has been recorded in Kwali Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) amid the rising insecurity in the nation’s capital.
The council has been hit by bandits for at least three times this week, with one of the attacks leading to the shutdown of Federal Government College, Kwali.
A couple, Mr Sunday Odoma Ojarume and Mrs Janet Odoma Ojarume, were abducted at Sheda village in Kwali area council, on Sunday, but the kidnappers later released the victims wife who was asked to source ransom.
Sheda shares a fence with FGC, Kwali, which was shut after the couple’s kidnap. The school authorities had reached out to parents to evacuate their children to prevent mass abduction.
Shortly after this, the government ordered closure of all schools in the nation’s capital.
According to a resident of Chida community, Dangana Musa, a driver alongside his conductor were abducted in the latest attack, which occurred on Thursday evening.
He said the driver identified as Atazamu Azaki and his conductor, Ayuba John, went to load charcoal at a farm in the area when the bandits broke in.