Sunday, January 23

Travelers attacked, kidnapped by suspected Fulani herdsmen

Travelers were on Saturday reportedly kidnapped by suspected Fulani herdsmen in Delta State.

It was learnt that the incident happened along the popular Sapele – Warri Road.

have reportedly kidnapped a-yet-to-be ascertained number of travellers along the popular Sapele-Warri Road in Delta State.

According to witnesses, the number of persons kidnapped could not be ascertained.

One of the victims who claimed to have narrowly escaped from the kidnappers disclosed that the herdsmen attacked them in their large numbers.

Speaking in a video shared on social media, the unnamed victim said the attackers hit him with a gun and whisked away his family and other occupants of the vehicle.

The State Police Command however said it had no knowledge of such kidnap operation in the state.

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