Abuja - Police in Rivers State have confirmed the rescue of 14 passengers who had been kidnapped over the weekend by unknown gunmen.
According to a Naij report, gunmen staged the mass abduction by intercepting the bus before proceeding to order passengers out of the vehicle and whisking them away.
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In addition, the kidnappers are said to have forced the bus to a halt shortly after it took a sharp bend in the road.
A statement signed by DSP Omoni Nnamdi, spokesperson for the Rivers State command, revealed that the victims were swiftly brought to safety, while no ransom was paid to the kidnappers, a separate Naij report has confirmed.
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