By Uja Emmanuel, Makurdi
Operator of a popular eatery in Excessive degree space of Makurdi, capital of Benue has been kidnapped by gunmen.
The incident was stated to have occurred whereas she was on her means house.
The sufferer, who’s popularly known as Girl P, was kidnapped close to her Makurdi residence situated off Vandeikya avenue.
It was learnt the gunmen trailed her shortly she closed for the evening and waylaid her Toyota Hilux automobile.
The gunmen, in response to eyewitnesses, shot sporadically into the air to scarce away people.
They took her means in her automobile, which was later deserted along with her eyes coated.
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She was reportedly launched after fee of ransom, fuelling fears amongst residents over the spate of insecurity within the metropolis.
A civil servant Paul Uke lamented the actions of kidnappers, hitherto restricted to rural areas, have been shifted to the state capital.
Police spokesperson Kate Anene advised The Nation on cellphone that she was not conscious of the kidnap incident, saying she simply returned from a visit.
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