By Samuel Oyadongha, Yenagoa.
UNIDENTIFIED shooters have abducted a Bayelsa-based paper publisher, Mr. Jones Abiri.
Abiri was blended far from the Ayabowei Plaza hosting the secretariat of regional papers publishers at the Amarata residential area of Yenagoa, Bayelsa State capital.
He was likewise jailed at the very same plaza where is workplace lies in2016
Though it might not be instantly determined if the shooters were security operatives, they were stated to have actually stormed the location in a white Hilux and black SUV at about 4.30 pm while Abiri was talking about with his associates.
” The armed guys leapt out of the hilux van threatening to shoot Abiri if he moved, just to be pushed into the Hilux. They then zoomed off while the other jeep carefully followed behind. The weapons they brought resembled those of the secret service.
” While he was requiring to understand his offense, he was powerfully pressed into a waiting automobile at weapon point. Presently, his location are unidentified,” an eyewitness stated.
Abiri, a recognized regional publisher of Weekly Source, it would be remembered was gotten at some point in 2016, by operatives of the Department of State Service over supposed participation with militants and hazards to the country oil market.
He nevertheless gained back liberty in 2018 after about 2 years of extreme project from numerous regional and global groups.
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Try to reach the Representative of the state authorities command, Asinim Butswat for remark showed abortive as his line was not going through as at press time.