24 March 2021 By Remi Johnson
Four men have been reportedly Kidnapped in Kiyi village, Kuje Area Council of the Territory.
The victims were abducted from their homes in the early hours of today.
Dozens of unidentified armed men were said to have forced themselves into houses of the victims in the night and Kidnapped them.
Reacting to the incident, Elder brother of the kidnapped FCTA staff, Williams Salami confirmed that the kidnappers had contacted them once, and demanded for N50 million ransom for release of his brother, Olalekan Salami
He added that the kidnappers did not carry any property, except a cooking pot.
Salami’s brother further explained that men of the Anti-Kidnapping Squad of the Nigerian Police had already visited the victim’s house and area, where two emptied bullet shells were found on the ground.
The FCT Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Mariam Yusuf, who confirmed the incident, said the Police had launched a manhunt for the kidnappers.
According to her, “Four persons were kidnapped from the community, but we have launched an operation to rescue the victims and apprehend the suspects”.