Kogi Kidnap attack ; Police Rescues Six, vows to arrest perpetrators

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Deadly Kidnap attack, Police Rescues Six, vows to track  perpetrators.


Godswill O


The kogi state command of the Nigeria Police  disclosed that it has  rescued six persons abducted this morning along Acheni -Gegu area of Kotonkarfe  on Abuja expressway.

The Command Public Relations Officer Dsp William Aya in a statement made available to Journalists Wednesday said the suspected  kidnappers had in the early hours of Wednesday shot and killed  one Mr. Nicholas Ofodile a popular super market operator  in Lokoja , the state capital even as one commercial motor driver also lost his life in the attack.

Aya noted that the police  who swung into action after a distress call  had rescued  the six abducted persons saying manhunt for the arrest of the bandits has begun and to rescue other abductees who are  still in the kidnappers den.

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He assured the public that the police will work assiduously to arrest all those involved in the dastardly act.


Recalled that this attack on commuters operating on Lokoja Abuja highway is coming a week after gunmen allegedly killed no fewer than ten  policemen at the Isanlu  police station in Yagba west  local government area of  kogi state.

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