Gunmen kill NSCDC officer, abduct children in Ekiti

Gunmen on Saturday night killed a Nigeria Safety and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) officer in Ekiti State.

Eyewitnesses advised journalists the gunmen waylaid the deceased alongside the Oke Ako- Ajowa Street in Ajoni Native Council Improvement Space of the state, shot him at shut vary, and kidnapped his youthful brother, two children, and two different occupants of the automotive.

The NSCDC spokesman in the state, Tolu Afolabi, confirmed the incident on Saturday night time.

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He mentioned: “We misplaced one among our officers this night. We learnt that he was shot lifeless by some criminals on his manner from Ado Ekiti. The gunmen additionally kidnapped his brothers.

“The NSCDC command in Ekiti will start an investigation into the incident tonight. What’s confirmed proper now’s that we misplaced the officer.”

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