Thursday, 1 September 2016

Three Landlords abducted by uniformed gunmen

Some gunmen have been reported to have abducted three landlords from New Haven Estate in Iba, Lagos state.

Punch gathered that the men wore military uniform and attacked the estate on saturday nad sunday. A woman identified as Mrs Nwoche is among the victims while the other two were on thier way to work when the were whisked away.

One of them identified as Mr Chima, the other has yet to be identified.Sources showed Punch correspondents the bush pathway the gunmen who wore military uniforms used in entering the estate and also used in leading their victims to the swamp.Everybody thought they were military men. Nobody suspected them to be kidnappers an unidentified  source stated.

Reports have it that residents are beginning to flee from the estate out of fear.Relatives of the victims are yet to be contacted.

The Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Dolapo Badmos, confirmed the attack. She said operatives of the command were already on a rescue mission.

She said, “The command received the report that some men in military camouflage came under the guise of making an arrest and whisked away a landlord.

“Effort is on to ensure his release and subsequent arrest of the suspects.”


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