Nigeria Police Foil Attempted Kidnap Of Chinese National In Taraba

The Police Command in Taraba State says it has foiled an attempt by some armed men to abduct a Chinese national in the Gidan Dorowa area of Wukari Local Government Area.

The Command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP David Misal, disclosed this in a statement he issued on Tuesday in Jalingo.

RELATED:  South Africa misses first vaccine payment deadline — Report

Misal said the armed men had blocked the Wukari-Jalingo highway on Monday, in readiness to kidnap the Chinese.

He said one of the suspected kidnappers was killed in a gun battle with the police, while his other accomplices escaped with injuries.

“The command successfully killed one of the kidnappers terrorising Wukari Jalingo road and recovered one AK47 with two magazines loaded with 60 rounds of ammunition,”

Misal added.

RELATED:  FEC returns life to the DSO

The Wukari-Jalingo highway has become a death trap for travellers.

Recall that Mr Danlami Shamaki, the Proprietor of Winners Comprehensive Secondary School, Jalingo, was killed on the road in a suspected kidnap attempt.

RELATED:  Ebonyi PDP Senators, Reps disown Umahi over defection

The post Nigeria Police Foil Attempted Kidnap Of Chinese National In Taraba appeared first on

Receive Updates

No spam guarantee.

I agree to have my personal information transfered to GetResponse ( more information )