Gunmen have abducted five teachers, beating one blue black in Government Secondary School, Agba-Ndele in Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State on Monday, Vanguard reports.
The gunmen kidnapped a corps member serving in Ndele community, two females, one identified as Ogechi Mbadike and two male teachers.
All the six victims are from the Universal Basic Education section of the school.
The teachers were reportedly kidnapped at the school premises during school hours, around 11am.
A source in the school who spoke on condition of anonymity disclosed that the abductors invaded the school environment and abducted over six teachers.
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He said two women and a corps member were among the teachers whisked away by the unidentified gunmen.
He said one of the persons who was also kidnapped that would have brought the numbers of the victims to six was later found by the river bank where he was dumped after he was beaten and fatally wounded by the kidnappers.
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- News 24