Gunmen, kidnappers in abducting spree in different states

Kidnappers and gunmen have sustained attacks in different parts of the country abducting 75 persons and killing 18 others.

In Niger State, no fewer than 50  persons were abducted in the early hours of Thursday when bandits attacked Bassa community in the Shiroro Local Government Area of the state.

Nine people were killed very early on Thursday during an attack by bandits on Sarki Sheme village in the Faskari Local Government Area of Katsina State.

In Taraba State, at least, 25 youths, who were coming from a wedding, were abducted along Wukari-Takum road.

Bandits also struck in three local government areas of Kaduna State, where they killed four persons, including two brothers.

In Delta State, gunmen killed five persons in the  Warri South Local Government Area.

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