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Many residents have been kidnapped as Gunmen attack Abuja community



The FCT Police order says it has started an examination concerning the snatching of certain occupants of Abaji people group in Abuja in the early long stretches of today July 9.

As indicated by reports, occupants of the network woke up to inconsistent shootings in their general vicinity. The shooters purportedly approached stealing a few inhabitants from their homes and took them to an obscure goal.

Affirming the occurrence, the order’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Anjuguri Manzah, in an announcement discharged, said an examination has just initiated into the episode.

“The FCT Police Command has launched an operation to rescue some persons who were kidnapped in the early hours of Thursday in Abaji. The Command wishes to assure FCT residents of its commitment to rescue the victims unhurt and arrest the suspects.

“Meanwhile, on Thursday 9th July, 2020 at about 1400hrs a detachment of police operatives from the Command Special Anti-Kidnapping Squad on another operation arrested two suspected kidnappers at Tungan Maje forest in Gwagwalada Area Council.

“The suspects, Abdullahi Mohammed ‘m’ 29 years and Adamu Musa ‘m’ 26 years, were arrested in possession of one fabricated revolver pistol with the capacity to discharge AK47 ammunition, one Dane gun, eight rounds of 7.62mm live ammunition and one Itel phone, which have been recovered as exhibits.

“The investigation is on-going.”