There was a general huge concern for some persons that were kidnapped on the Kaduna-Abuja expressway on Sunday.
About 9 persons were kidnapped by gunmen on Sunday afternoon after their 18 seater bus was brought to a stop with shots being fired at it. The driver and front seat passenger lost their lives while 9 other passengers were taken.
However, immediately the distress call concerning the kidnapping was made, the Kaduna internal security operations was immediately discharged to the scene and engaged the kidnappers in a fierce exchange of fire before being able to retrieve the victims.
This brought a huge relieve to everyone as there was an immediate action taken to rescue the victims. The Federal Government has reacted to this as they vowed to ensure security on the high way and as well as to extend their condolences to the families of the deceased.