Unknown gunmen have blocked the Nigeria's Kaduna-Abuja Expressway, forcing several motorists to abandon their vehicles and head for nearby bushes to avoid being abducted. The development has left many motorists and passengers unaccounted for, just as their belongings were stolen by the kidnappers.
Hundreds Missing As Gunmen Block Kaduna-Abuja Highway
This Day, 30 April 2019
Despite the constant assurance by the acting Inspector General of Police (IG), Mohammed Adamu, to travellers on Kaduna-Abuja expressway of their safety, kidnappers yesterday… Read more »
Abuja-Kaduna Highway (file photo)
Bandits Block Kaduna-Abuja Highway Again, Many Motorists Unaccounted for
Premium Times, 29 April 2019
Kidnappers on Monday afternoon blocked the Kaduna-Abuja Expressway, forcing several motorists to abandon their vehicles and head for nearby bushes to avoid being abducted. Read more »
How UBEC Boss, Daughter Were Kidnapped - Police
The Kaduna Police Command has confirmed the abduction of Muhammad Mahmood, the chairman of Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), and his daughter, along the Kaduna-Abuja… Read more »
Universal Basic Education Commission Chairman, Daughter Kidnapped
In yet another dreadful attack, kidnappers on Monday abducted the board chairman of Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), Muhammed Mahmood, along the Kaduna-Abuja Highway. Read more »
Gunmen Attack Travellers On Abuja-Kaduna Highway, Abduct Many
Premium Times, 1 April 2019
Unknown number of motorists were feared abducted after dozens of daredevil kidnappers held Abuja-Kaduna Highway to a standstill on Monday evening, witnesses told PREMIUM TIMES. Read more »
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