August 19, 2022



Kaduna practice assault: 4 extra captives regain freedom from terrorists’ den 

Lower than 24 hours after releasing a video the place they had been seen flogging their captives and threatening to abduct President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Nasir el-Rufai, terrorists who attacked the Abuja-Kaduna practice, have launched 4 of the remaining 43 hostages.

Safety brokers and the Kaduna state authorities had been but to react, or problem any assertion relating to the event.

The 4 captives launched, in response to the negotiator who just lately facilitated the discharge of 11 victims, Malam Tukur Mamu,, are; Gladys Brumen, Oluwatoyin Ojo, Hassan Lawal and Pastor Ayodeji Oyewumi.

It was gathered that the hostages had been launched by the terrorists at a location contained in the forest alongside the Kaduna – Abuja freeway they usually had been picked up from there by their family members.

The terrorists had just lately demanded a ransom of N100 million on every of the remaining 43 hostages. It was nevertheless not clear whether or not the victims paid ransom earlier than they had been launched or not.

A relative of one of many freed victims instructed BBC Hausa that the victims had been on their option to a well being facility for medical examination and therapy. 

With the discharge of the 4 victims, the variety of the practice passengers nonetheless in captivity now stands at 39.

The terrorists had on March 28 blown up the rail monitor on the Abuja-Kaduna practice hall, killing 9 passengers and taking 63 different passengers captive.

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