The police in Nigeria police had in a recent release confirmed the abduction of six foreign sailors in the nation's water by Sea pirates. The six made up of 3 Ukrainians, 2 Indians and a Russian were kidnapped along the coastal areas of Brass and Southern Ijaw local councils of Bayelsa State, Nigeria. The abductors are however demanding for a ransom of sum of $1.3 million (200 million naira).
The state Police Public Relations Officer, Mr. Fidelis Odunna, (DSP) confirmed the incident.
He said “We have deployed intelligence personnel in search of the six workers as well as arrest the kidnappers.”