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Scores Kidnapped In Fresh Bandits’ Attack On Abuja-Kaduna Expressway

Several persons have been kidnapped along the Abuja-Kaduna expressway on Tuesday after bandits attacked and took over the route for over an hour.

Scores Kidnapped In Fresh Bandits’ Attack On Abuja-Kaduna Expressway

A source told BBC Hausa that the incident occurred at Katari town around 4:30pm.

According to the source, many empty vehicles were sighted by either sides of the road, signifying that the occupants were either abducted or had fled into the bush.

The source said the incident drew heavy presence of security operatives along the road.

Another witness, Muhammad Ibrahim, told HumanAngle that the terrorists attacked an 18 seater bus belonging to the Zamfara State Transport Authority, one 406, two Toyota Corolla, a Golf, and several other vehicles.

Spokesman for the Kaduna Police Command, Mohammed Jalige, could not be reached for comment at the time of filing this report.

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