Unidentified armed men have kidnapped a journalist with The Punch newspaper,Okechukwu Nnodim, and two sons of his neighbour, Mrs Faith Gbeyide, a widow, in Abuja on Thursday.
It was gathered that the trio were taken from an isolated and hilly Byzahin community, a suburb of Kubwa, after the gunmen fired gunshots in the air, and gained access to the compound by jumping the fence.
“The gunmen broke into the room through the window before whisking their victims away in the difficult terrain.
“The FCT Police Commissioner,. Bala Ciroma and his men, have visited the community for an on-the-spot preliminary investigation into the incident,” a source disclosed to the press.