Abducted 5 members of maritime workers’ union, others regain freedom



The eight Nigerians, among them five members of the Workers of Nigeria (MWUN) kidnaped by gunmen  in Rivers waters on Monday regained their freedom.

The release of the abducted travellers,  which occurred on Saturday evening is sequel to the intervension of the Director-General of Nigerian Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Bashir Jamoh and other stakeholders.

The DG of NIMASA broke the news after a phone conversation with the President-General of the Workers Union of Nigerian (MWUN), Comrade Adewale Adeyanju at about 8:15pm today

The abductees are believed to be in good physical condition and the MWUN President General is expected to provide detailed report on the incidents surrounding the abduction early next week.

The eight persons travelling to Port Harcourt from Kula area in Akuku-Toru Local Government Area, before the gunmen abducted them at the Kula-Abonnema waterway.