Bandits Intercept GUO Luxurious Bus From Owerri, Kidnap 123 Passengers



A fully loaded luxurious (Volvo marcopolo) bus bearing the inscription "GUO OKEKE MOTORS" was intercepted by armed bandits early Wednesday.

According to a witness, "the bus that was traveling from Owerri in Imo state to Abuja unfortunately ran into the waiting hands of dare-devils armed bandits just after the Ena-river before Okhuessan community along Ewatto to Ubiaza express road at about 1:20am this morning, (Wednesday)."

123 passengers, including the driver, were kidnapped and taken to the forest, while the remaining two escaped into the bush through the windows of the commercial bus before being rescued by a hunter around 5 a.m. this morning. 

"At the moment, there is no clue as to the whereabouts of the kidnapped victims," the source says, "and there is also no rescue team from any quarter."



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