Gunmen abduct Chinese nationals in Nasarawa

Gunmen abduct Chinese nationals in Nasarawa
August 06 22:21 2016

The police in Nasarawa say two
Chinese attached to West African
Polaris Investment have been
kidnapped in Agada village,
Nasarawa Local Government Area 
of the state.

Police Public Relations Officer,
Ismail Noman, told the News
Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on
Saturday in Lafia that XJieng AI
Jung, 50, and Wenso Ping, 45,
 were ambushed by unknown
gunmen at about 2.28p.m. on the
their way to Abuja.
He said although the gunmen
were still at large, the police had
  begun investigation to track them.
According to him, security
 operatives in collaboration with
 vigilante groups, local hunters
 and community leaders had also 
been involved in the search of the
victims.

He said security operatives had
been deployed to the forests and
bush around the area to arrest the
suspects and rescue the victims.
“The Commissioner of Police,
Abubakar Sadiq-Bello, has
directed that the search operation
team should do everything
possible to ensure that the victims
are rescued,’’ he said.

Mr. Noman explained that the
police had also increased stop and
search activities across the state
borders as part of security
measures.
He called on the people of the
state to be law-abiding, respect
the constituted authority and
report any suspected person in
their domain to any nearest police
station.

(NAN)