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BREAKING: Former SSG, Dan Shere, many others abducted in Enugu

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A former Secretary to the Enugu State Authorities, Dr. Dan Shere has been kidnapped.

DAILY POST learnt that he is amongst plenty of completely different commuters kidnapped alongside the Enugu-Ugwuogo Nike-Nsukka Street on Thursday.

Shere, a medical doctor, served beneath the administration of former Governor, Chimaroke Nnamani.

A provide instructed our correspondent that the Enugu politician was travelling to Nsukka for a gathering when the gunmen attacked him alongside completely different travellers.

One of many survivors, who shared a video of the assault, talked about the gunmen have been about eight in amount.

“They shot severally at our vehicle; one of us was hit by the bullets. But our driver managed to move on. We succeeded in taking the victim to the hospital,” he narrated whereas thanking God for saving him and 4 others from the similar group.

In the meantime, it was gathered that the abductors, who’re talked about to be Fulani herdsmen, have elevated their ransom demand on these they earlier picked on Sunday.

“They earlier demanded the sum of N2m on one of the victims but they have now increased it to N30m. They search the phones of the victims to know their status,” the provision talked about.

Returning school college students of the College of Nigeria, Nsukka, who’ve been kidnapped on Sunday are moreover however to be freed.

An enquiry despatched to the Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Enugu State Police Command, DSP Daniel Ndukwe has not been returned as of the time of submitting this report.

BREAKING: Former SSG, Dan Shere, many others abducted in Enugu

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Writer: Emmanuel Uzodinma

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