Bandits maintain kidnapped no fewer than 13 Abuja residents of Piko community at Bwari House Council of the Federal Capital Territory.

Politics Nigeria gathered that the attack took place at some level of the early hours of Monday, Could presumably perchance also 6, 2024.

A resident of Shere, a neighbouring village, said one in every of the victims is a pastor within the village and an assistant head teacher with the Native Education Authority (LEA) in Shere community.

It used to be gathered that the bandits later known as to seek data from of over N900 million, among other demands as ransom for the open of the victims.

The residents said the bandits arrived the community some minutes after 12am and proceeded to a shut-by herders’ helmet, from where they picked two herders and a pregnantlady.

“They later launched the Fulani lady on the side of the head teacher, who is physically challenged, to boot to 1 other particular person,” a resident said on the situation of anonymity.

The FCT police instruct spokesperson, Josephine Adeh, said she had not been briefed on the attack as on the time of penning this document.