Four officers of the Kogi State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps( NSCDC) were on Thursday abducted in the state by unknown gunmen.
The officers were on their way to Benue State to attend promotion examinations when they were kidnapped in Kogi east.
According to a source close to one of the victims, the five officers were travelling in an official vehicle when they were abducted around Ajegwu Junction on Itobe Anyigba highway in Ofu local government council of the state.
He added that the fifth person escaped while they were being marched into the bush.
According to him, the alleged abductors have established communication with families asking for thirty million naira only N30M ransom.
It would be recalled that 11 persons were abducted on the same spot on Monday while Six persons including a law school Student were on Sunday kidnapped on Obajana Kabba road.
Meanwhile, while our Correspondent contacted the commandant of the state command, Mr. Peter Samuel Maigeri he said he was yet to get any information of the incident.
Also, several calls put to the Police spoke person, DSP Williams Ayah proved abortive as he failed to pick the calls.