Hope James

Unknown gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have stormed Abdulsalam Abubakar General Hospital Hospital,Gulu in Lapai local government council of Niger state, and have allegedly killed two persons and abducted several others including the hospital Doctor and Pharmacist.

According to a source who pleaded anonymity, the incident occured today around 2am in the morning where the bandits raided the hospital at Gulu and started shooting sporadically to scare the villagers.

He said, “they came in their numbers shooting sporadically to scare the villagers while carrying out their operations without resistance from the security agents or vigilantes.”

He however explained that one of the victims that was killed resides opposite the hospital was a retired medical personnel simply identified as Ya-Tachi

They called for immediate support from Niger state government security agencies and Vigilante members to address the problem before it was allowed to degenerate.

When contacted on telephone Police Public Relations Officer Niger state command DSP Wasiu Abiodun said he will investigate the matter and that he should be given more time to critically study the issue for necessary action.