The Governor of Kwara State, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, has reacted to the recent abduction of six Kwarans on Abuja-Kaduna expressway while on their way to Kaduna State.
Governor Abdulrazaq urged the police to intensify efforts to free the kidnapped Kwarans who were abducted at the weekend.
“We urge the police and other security agencies to do everything possible to free these citizens as soon as possible.”
“We call on the criminals behind the dastardly act to immediately and unconditionally release our people in their custody,” AbdulRazaq said in a statement by his spokesman, Rafiu Ajakaye.”
The Kwara State Governor also call on the families of the abductees to remain calm, he stated that the government is working with security agencies over the incident.
“Finally, we call on anyone with useful hints about this development to pass such information to the police or nearest government offices,” the statement added.
Meanwhile, the police have spoken on the incident, disclosing that gunmen in military uniform abducted the travellers.