Over thirty passengers have been abducted by armed gunmen at Garun Gabas in Rafi local government council of Niger state.
They were abducted on Wednesday by the gunmen in three separate vehicles comprising of eighteen seater bus and two other vehicles.
The bandits in their large number carrying dangerous weapons stormed Zungeru Garun Gabas highway shooting sporadically to scare villagers before kidnapping the passengers to unknown destination.
One of the villagers who pleaded ananormity told Newsmen that the bandits have now advanced to Kundu forest in Rafi local government council to rustle some cattle in that area.
The police in Niger State are yet to confirm the incident.