JUST IN: Gunmen kidnap Edo LG Boss, hijack passenger-filled bus, kill driver

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers, Friday, abducted, Mr. Waziri Edokpa, the council chairman of Esan Central local government area of Edo state.


Edokpa was said to be on his way to Benin City, the Edo state capital along the notorious Benin-Auchi road when the gunmen struck.

Similarly, a 18 passenger commercial bus have been reportedly hijacked by suspected kidnappers on the Lagos-Benin highway.


The hoodlums were said to have killed the driver of the Benin City-bound bus and thereafter led all the occupants into the bush.

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