A driver Adamu Usman, has been confirmed dead after being shot by gunmen who abduct 13 passengers along Shafa-Abakpa – Umaisha road; in Toto Local Government Area, Nasarawa State.
Apparently, Usman was shot thrice on the abdomen, and died while being treated at the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital; on Tuesday night.
And another driver, Ibrahim Saidu recounting how the incident occurred told Daily Trust that it took place around 5pm.
Consequently, he says the vehicles which were conveying passengers from Ugya to Abaji and Toto town; were attack by kidnappers emerging from the bush in large numbers.
Saidu says the kidnappers surround the vehicles, after the driver lost control; and whisk away 13 passengers.
The driver says;
“In fact, I was driving behind the four vehicles in front of me, but it was God that saved when I stopped at one of the village to pick a passenger. As I was coming, I heard gunshot and immediately made a U-turn.”
Culled from Lindaikejisblog.com
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