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Pregnant woman, three others abducted in Kaduna


A pregnant woman identified as Mrs. Okeke and two minors have been reportedly abducted by gun men in Juji, Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna state.
The incident is coming less than 24 hours, when the Kaduna state governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, declared on Friday that kidnappers terrorising the state had been tamed. 
The gunmen, numbering about 20 were said to have arrived  the community at about 1:00am on Friday and started shooting sporadically in the air.
A resident of the area, said there was pandemonium as the residents  ran for their dear lives.
The gunmen were said to have headed  for the resident of the pregnant woman who is a  mother of three and whose husband was  said to have travelled.
A  12 year old boy  was also abducted with his mother who recuperating from injuries she sustained from a motorcycle accident. 
She was however abandoned in the bush when she could cope with the trekking as following injuries from the accident. 
The woman was said to have returned home Friday morning.
A nine year old girl  was also said to have been abducted by the bandits. 
According to the resident, ” We heard shots around 1:00 am and all of us ran in different directions. 
“I ran to a nearby bush and hid until they left before I came out. “It was this morning that we discovered that they left with the nine year old girl and the son of the woman who was abandoned but was able to find her way back to Juji this morning.”
The police were said to have visited the area Friday morning
When contacted, the spokesman of the Kaduna state police command, Yakubu Sabo,said he learnt there was an incident in the area and promised to get the details of what happened.


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