Armed bandits have attacked a commercial bus with 18 passengers along Ido Ani-Ifira Expressway, Ondo State on Wednesday evening, the police said.
The Divisional Police Officer in charge of Isua Akoko Police Division, Mr Hakeem said the incident happened on Wednesday evening. He confirmed that five passengers were abducted.
The bus was heading towards Abuja from Lagos State when it was attacked.
The bandits were said to have dragged the victims into the bush to an unknown destination.
The DPO added that the anti-kidnapping unit of the division and other security agencies are working hard to rescue the victims.