Gunmen reportedly storm a village in Taraba state and Kidnapped 6 persons from the village
Residence who speaks to newsmen said that Security needs to be enhanced alongside intelligence gathering to check this ugly development,”
A resident of the Gurin community, who identified himself simply as Dahiru, said the incident took place on the outskirts of the village when the kidnapped people went to check their cattle at a grazing area.
“The kidnappers first attacked a car with five people where they picked four people and later allowed one to go.
“They later attacked two people on motorcycle joining them with the four to make the number six people,” Dahiru said.
He described the incident as devastating to the village which shares a border with Cameroon.
“We are devastated and look onto God for divine intervention,” Dahiru said.
The spokesman of the Adamawa State Police Command, DSP. Suleiman Yahaya, could not comment on the development, as several calls put to him didn’t get any response.