A 45 year-old woman, Mrs Bukola Oladapo and two of her daughters have been abducted at Pegi community in Kuje area council of Abuja.
The daughters were identified as Moyo Oladapo, 17 years old and Glory Oladapo, 14 years old.
A resident simply identified as Abednego, said the incident happened around 1:04 am on Sunday.
He said the kidnappers, wielding AK-47 rifles, attacked the victims’ house at a resettlement area in Zone A, hill top in the community after scaling the fence.
The chairman, Pegi Community Development Association, Mr Taiwo Aderibigbe confirmed the abduction of the woman and her daughters while speaking with reporters.
Aderibigbe decried incessant kidnap in the area, while urging security agencies to come to the rescue of the residents.
“It is quite worrisome, that Pegi, Kuje, is being targeted by kidnappers and security agencies are not doing much,” he alleged.
We learnt that the woman’s husband, Pastor Gabriel Oladapo was out of Abuja when the kidnappers struck.
Spokesman of the FCT Police Command, ASP Daniel Ndiparya confirmed the incident, and disclosed that efforts were ongoing to rescue the victims