Nine persons have been abducted by unknown gunmen in Pegi community, a resettlement area in the Kuje Area Council of the Abuja, Nigeria’s capital.
Eye9ja understands that the victims were kidnapped in the late hours of Monday, October 7.
The abduction also involved a 12-year old boy whose identity is still yet-to-be-ascertained.
In a similar vein, one person has been killed while four others were abducted in the early hours of Monday in Anguwan Barau, in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State.
This online news platform gathered that a member of the Barau community said the gunmen arrived at about 4:00am on Monday and started shooting sporadically.
Although, the report is yet to be confirmed by the Police in Kaduna, the eyewitness added that on hearing the sound of gunshots in varieties, people started running in all directions and one person died in the process.