No fewer than 17 persons, including three pregnant women have been kidnapped from their homes in Abuja.

Also among the kidnap victims are two little kids. 

They were said to have been kidnapped from various locations of the city and transported outside Abuja by their abductors.

A Twitter user, MINDCOACH (Ameerah Sufyan) who is among the victims reported the incident, urging for assistance.

She said her abductors could not see her phone.

She posted, " _Please whoever has my WhatsApp number I sent a broadcast message of my location, we were abducted at gun point by ppl with police uniforms and a van from our houses from different parts of abuja, we're 17 including 3 pregnant women and two little kids, they didn't see my phone_ ". 

In another tweet, she claimed that there are four Yoruba persons among their kidnappers as well as two Fulani men. 

According to her, the victims have been divided into two and she is in the camp of seven victims being transported to Ibadan or Ikeja in Lagos State. 

She said, " _They're 4 yoruba and two fulani men They divided us up an hour ago we're 7 here. The other vehicle they said they will reach illorin and ours will reach ibadan or ikeja as they said_ ".

All efforts to reach the PRO FCT Police command proved abortive as at the moment of this report.



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