One of the 14 persons kidnapped in River state escapes
Commissioner of Police in Rivers state, Mr Francis Odesanya.said
that the victims are oil workers, wondered why the driver carried on even after their security escorts had stopped to fuel their vehicles.
However, Police PRO in the state, Nnamdi Omoni in his word said “We have recovered the vehicle they were traveling in before the incident occurred. Police are currently combing bushes around the area in a bid to find and release the victims,” said, the Police PRO in the state, Nnamdi Omoni.
“I do not think there was a foreigner among those kidnapped. Their abductors have not made any contact and nobody has been arrested yet,” added Nnamdi told Reuters.