About twenty five persons have been abducted in Wushshi and Rafi local government councils of Niger state by suspected bandits.
The incident occurred Monday morning when Kutuku Community in Wushshi was invaded.
Sound suspected to be gun shots enveloped the air, ostensibly to scare away people after which about twenty persons including women and under aged children were kidnapped.
An eye witness Malam Mubarak Tegina told Radio Nigeria in a telephone interview that the bandits operated in broad daylight.
Another five persons were abducted in Panku gari in Rafi local government council