The whereabouts of two foreign nationals – a Canadian and an American – are currently unknown after kidnappers ambushed the vehicle they were traveling in on Kwoi-Jere road in Kagarko local government area of Kaduna State.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the victims had visited Kafanchan and Kaura in the state but were ambushed on their way back around 7:00 PM on Tuesday.
Competent police source said two policemen accompanying the foreign nationals were killed when they were ambushed by the suspected kidnappers.
“Two policemen were killed in the ambush while an American and a Canadian were abducted along Kwoi-Jere road, off Kaduna-Abuja highway.
“Its a sad development but I am sure the Police would get to the root of the matter”, the source added.
As at the time of publishing this report, neither the Kaduna State Government nor police authorities have reacted to the news of the kidnap of the foreign nationals or death of the policemen.