Unknown Gunmen had on Sunday killed four passengers and kidnapped seven others along Wukari – Jalingo Federal High Way.


The incident occurred between Mahanga and Chediya towns, situated along Wukari – Jalingo Federal High Way, Taraba State.


Our correspondence in Jalingo was able to find out that, the unknown Gunmen where Bandits who after their operations killed and took hold of the seven others as their captives, ran into the bush and are yet to make any contact with the family members for Ransom.

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We could also gather from Musa Haruna, whose residence is nearby that the Bandits where also part of the kidnapping gang who have terrorize the area for sometime now.

It could be recalled that lately last year group of hunters’ have dislodged all Bandits and Kidnappers from Mallam Ali area.

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The source further confirm the abduction of several persons within the area ranging from young to old in Dananacha, Sabongida, Tella and Gassol LGA respectively.


While contacting DSP David Misal, the Police spokesperson Taraba State, he confirmed the incident to be true.

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