Barely Five (5) days after Service Chiefs where changed, about 21 people travelling along Kaduna-Kachia road were on Friday evening kidnapped by unknown gunmen who were described to be on uniform.
However, National Times investigative correspondents gathered that a councilor from Southern Kaduna and few others successfully escaped from the abductors and ran through the bush.
A source that pleaded anonymity however stated that, “It happened in the late hour of Friday; the armed men who came in large numbers dressed in military uniform and kidnapped 21 persons along Kaduna- Kachia road at Idon village of Kajuru Local Government area of Kaduna State.”
According to him, the councillor, and others that escaped from the kidnappers, later found themselves at Mararraban Kajuru, where they were assisted by the locals.
The councilor who spoke with our correspondents has called on the government to ensure that security agencies maintained law and order in the area.
Nevertheless, Security agencies are yet to release any information on the situation.