Kidnappers shoot NTA staff on Kaduna-Abuja highway


A staff of Nigeria television authority, (NTA) Abuja network station Abdullah Aminu, is among the people who escaped kidnappers attacks on Wednesday along the Abuja-Kaduna highway, as the insecurity situation pervades in the North.

Abdullah who was traveling to Kaduna when the incident occurred, reportedly escaped with a lot of bullet injuries and is currently at 44 Army reference hospital Kaduna receiving treatment, according to information by Kaduna state council of Nigeria Union of journalists on Thursday.

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Findings revealed that dozens of the bandits blocked the Abuja-Kaduna highway from both sides and unleashed violence on the innocent travelers as some of them managed to escaped with bullets wounds.

According to the source, the kidnappers opened fire on the running Vehicles of victims in the cars while blocked the roads to stopped movement to and from Abuja, on a hateful day.

In a post, an eyewitness stated that “Abdullahi Aminu of NTA Abuja narrowly escaped from Kidnappers along Abuja/Kaduna road with many bullets. He is currently at 44 specialist hospital Kaduna.


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