Daredevil gunmen have abducted four travelers who went to the scene of an accident to rescue the victims in Rivers State.
The incident occurred weekend, when the victims said to be from Bayelsa State, were returning from a traditional wedding which took place in Mbaise in Imo State.
They were returning in a Toyota Sienna car when their vehicle crashed into another in a head on collision. The accident, reportedly, left a popular Ijaw youth and social media activist, Prince Elayo Ekete, and the driver of the vehicle, dead.
One of the injured passenger of the accident, Dina Adiva, revealed that some persons, who came to rescue them were kidnapped by unidentified gunmen.
Adiva, who was said to be recuperating in an unknown hospital said: “I also pray for those that were kidnapped while trying to make arrangements to move us from Madonna University, Elele to Yenagoa, that they come out unhurt.
“This is a trying time for me and I know it will pass. I appreciate all your love and support, I’m yet to seat upright and walk, it will take me some time. Ebinebo Stample and others too are recuperating well”. she said
Meanwhile, the Rivers state police command is said to be currently on the trail of some suspected kidnappers.