Suspected bandits, numbering over 40, last night, attacked the staff quarters of University of Abuja lecturers, located in Giri, Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
Four members of staff of the University of Abuja and their children are said to have been abducted in the attack that lasted over an hour and about 30 minutes.
The ugly incident was revealed in a Facebook post by the University on its official Facebook page this morning, November 2.
The post reads:
”Suspected bandits attacked the staff quarters of the University in the early hours of today.
Our Safety officers, in conjunction with security personnel, mobilised to secure the quarters.
We have report that four of our staff and their children were, nevertheless, abducted by the evil men.
Efforts are being made to ensure their safe return. A sad day for us, indeed!”