Horror! How Armed Males Stormed Pastor’s Home, Dragged Him, Others Away At Gunpoint In Abuja
It has been reported that some gunmen who’re suspected to be kidnappers have kidnapped a pastor of the Christ Apostolic Church (CAC) Pastor David Ajibola, and 5 others at Anguwar Samu in Tugan -Maje, an Abuja suburb in Gwagwalada space council.
Based on Every day Belief, a resident of the world, merely recognized as Usman mentioned three ladies who’re home wives and two males together with the pastor have been kidnapped by the gunmen who invaded the group round 1:37 am on Wednesday.
He mentioned the gunmen, who got here of their giant numbers with subtle weapons attacked some homes at Anguwar Sarki, and whisked away two males and three ladies.
He mentioned the gunmen instantly proceeded to the home of the pastor and in addition whisked him away at gunpoint.
“They really kidnapped 11 individuals together with a Pastor however as a result of trade of fireside between the police and vigilante members, 5 amongst have been rescued, whereas they whisked away with the remaining six different victims,” he mentioned.
One other resident of the world, who additionally merely recognized himself as Shedrack, mentioned the gunmen operated for almost two hours amidst sporadic gunshot into the air.
The councillor representing Tungan-Maje ward within the space, Salihu Adamu, confirmed the incident, saying he was terrified by the sporadic gun shot by the gunmen that attacked some homes within the space.
He mentioned 5 among the many kidnapped victims have been rescued by the mixed efforts of the police and vigilante members within the space, at the same time as he appealed to the police authorities to accentuate efforts in guaranteeing that the remaining six victims are rescued.
In the meantime, the FCT police command has mentioned it has rescued 5 kidnapped victims at Tugan-Maje village, a bordering FCT and Niger state.
In an announcement, the spokesman of the FCT police command, DSP Anjuguri Manza, mentioned the victims have been rescued after misery at about 0130 hours in Tungan-Maje, about kidnap incident, during which he mentioned a joint staff of police operatives from the command Particular Anti-Theft Squad (SARS), Fast Response Squad and Zuba police division responded swiftly to the scene.
He mentioned there was a fierce gun confrontation with the closely armed hoodlums, which he mentioned the police staff efficiently rescued 5 of the kidnapped victims.
Based on him, a concerted effort has been deployed to rescue the remaining 5 victims which might be nonetheless with the hoodlums who escaped into Niger state by a close-by forest that was surrounded by rocky terrain.
“And the command remains to be reassuring members of the general public with its dedication to deploy proactive crime-fighting measures to make sure the safety of lives and property in FCT,” he mentioned.