By Ismail Auwal
Gunmen reportedly kidnapped ten members of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) in Anambra State.
The incident occurred at the herders’ settlement in Obene, Ogbaru Local Government Area on Saturday.
According to reports, the gunmen carted away about 300 cows.
According to reports, the attackers contacted the victims’ families and demanded N4 million in ransom.
The Anambra State police spokesperson, Tochukwu Ikenga, has confirmed the incident.
He asserted that the command will spare no effort to ensure that the assailants are brought to justice.
“I can assure you that the Anambra State Police Command, under the leadership of the commissioner of police, CP Echeng, shall leave no stone unturned till the alleged abductors are rescued and return to their families unharmed,” he said.