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Bandits In Military Uniform Kidnap Newly Mobilised Kebbi Corps Member, Eight Others



Bandits have kidnapped a feminine corps member, who was newly mobilised to Kebbi State. 

The sufferer, Iorliam Jennifer Awashima, was reportedly kidnapped alongside a freeway within the Tsafe Native Authorities Space of Zamfara State whereas travelling.

In accordance with Individuals’s Gazette, the bandits had attacked the automobile Awashima was travelling in.

The 29-year-old Awashima, who graduated from the English Division of Benue State College, had boarded a automobile from Benue State to Kebbi when bandits attacked the automobile.

Judith Benson, elder sister to the sufferer informed the newspaper that the bandits wearing army fatigues waylaid the 18-seater bus, conveying her sister to Kebbi State, kidnapping 9 passengers together with her youthful sister.


“I used to be informed by the bus driver that bandits wearing army uniform, stopped their automobile (18 seaters) that carried 9 individuals, they usually thought it was army and stopped.

“Instantly they stopped, a few of the gunmen rushed out from the bush, then they knew they don’t seem to be army individuals, and the motive force and one different passenger ran out.

“They left on Tuesday, and the following day, I used to be calling her quantity and nobody picked till the motive force picked and informed us they had been attacked by kidnappers. 

“And, the motive force mentioned kidnappers took his telephone and when my sister’s telephone was ringing he thought it was the abductors,” she lamented. 

Benson famous that the incident occurred about previous 6pm and, her child sister was to spend an evening in Sokoto earlier than heading for Kebbi State.

“We’ve got reported to the police, SSS, and the NYSC, they usually all mentioned they’re engaged on it,” she added.

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