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Gunmen kill cop, abduct four railway workers

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Gunmen kill cop, abduct four railway workers in Ogun

Gunmen have abducted four workers of a Chinese company handling the Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge railway project and killed a policeman in Ogun State.

The gunmen numbering about eight invaded Adeaga/Alaagba village in Odeda local government on Wednesday.

Our correspondent gathered that the kidnappers were dressed in black caftan.

The hoodlums who stormed the site of the rail project at Adeaga/Alaagba killed a policeman in the attack and whisk away the workers.

The corpse of the policeman had been evacuated by a team of policemen and men of the Federal Road Safety Corps.

The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Abimbola Oyeyemi could not be reached as of the time of filing this report

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