Kebbi: Terrorists kidnap prospective corps member

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A prospective Corps member identified as Iorliam Jennifer Awashima has been abducted by armed bandits in Kebbi State.

 

The Benue State University graduate was on her way to the NYSC camp in Kebbi State for the 2021 Batch C Stream One Orientation course, when she was abducted alongside other passengers.

The incident happened on Wednesday, October 20, around Zamfara State.

The driver of the vehicle and some others were said to have managed to escape.

 

“Her name is Iorliam Jennifer Awashima. She just graduated from Benue State University from the English Department. She was mobilised to serve at Kebbi State. So she left yesterday but unfortunately bandits caught up with them and she was among those kidnapped .according to the driver, it was around Zamfara axis. The driver and some persons were able to escape from the bandits.”

 

Popular Benue activist, Ukan Kurugh also broke the news on his verified Facebook page. He wrote;

 

Prospective corps member,Iorliam Jennifer Awashima, abducted by terrorists in Kebbi State on Wednesday October 20, 2021

“BREAKING NEWS✓
A Student Of Benue State University, Department Of English By Name: IORLIAM JENNIFER AWASHIMA WAS TODAY 20TH OCTOBER 2021 KIDNAPPED ALONG ZAMFARA AXIS ON HER WAY TO KEBBI STATE WHERE SHE WAS MOBILIZED TO FOR HER NYSC.
PLEASE ANY ONE WITH A USEFUL INFORMATION: CONTACT: 07032164404 OR ANY NEAREST POLICE STATION.”