Unknown gunmen have abducted five passengers travelling in a commercial bus along Emuoha/Kalabari road in Rivers State on Saturday evening.
This is occurring Barely a week an unknown gunmen killed a commercial Bus driver abducting eight occupants of the vehicle to an unknown location leaving the driver, Mr Salvation dead.
It was gathered that the gunmen ambushed the vehicle on a bad spot at about 8pm, shot into the air and the vehicle stopped.
The gunmen took the driver and seven passengers into a nearby bush,
Meanwhile, state spokesperson of the police command, Grace Iringe-Koko, said the command was yet to get a clearer picture of the incident.
Iringe-koko, a Superintendent of Police (SP), further said the State Commissioner of Police, Friday Eboka, on getting the report, deployed tactical teams to the area for track down perpetrators of the act.
She said: “He has deployed anti-kidnapping and other tactical unit to comb the area.”