Suspected armed bandits are demanding N350 million as ransom earlier than releasing 65 Adara natives kidnapped by armed bandits from Libera Gida, Kallah ward in Kajuru native authorities space of Kaduna State.
The abductors mentioned they’ve 77 individuals of their captivity, and that they may very well be launched if the mentioned sum of money is paid to them.
The Southern Kaduna Peoples Union, SOKAPU, spokesman, Luka Binniyat, made the revelation in a press release, explaining that, “SOKAPU had earlier reported that 10 of the 65 kidnapped villagers had been in a position to escape a day after they had been kidnapped. Going by newest village headcount, 72 individuals are being held by the abductors. They’re made up of 16 males and 56 females.”
He mentioned, “It can, subsequently, imply that the abductors have captured another individuals to make up for the 77 captives they’re claiming. Surprisingly, Kaduna State Authorities that has made it a behavior of churning out every day updates on the safety state of affairs in Kaduna state has not made any point out of this mass abduction which occurred in Libere Gida round 11:30 pm of the twenty second April, 2021.”
The assertion added that Libere is near the three main IDP camps in Kajuru native authorities space, in Kallah city, Geffe and Rimau the place not lower than 5,000 have been staying below subhuman circumstances since they had been chased out from their varied villages in Could 2020 by armed Fulani herdsmen.
SOKAPU lamented that the Kaduna state authorities has by no means visited or talked about their existence to not discuss of helping them with any aid materials.
The assertion famous that previously one week, communities of Libere village in Kallah ward, Kujeni and a part of Kutura in Tantatu ward, together with Kurmin Wali in Afogo ward have been abandoned.
In Tantatu Ward, the assertion mentioned villages like
Edanu, Ungwan Mudi, Ungwan Rana, Ifele and Ungwan Gora have been taken over by the armed bandits.
Armed bandits demand N350 million to free 77 individuals in Kaduna neighborhood