There is abduction of people by an unknown group in Pageri County, who demanded a ransom of five hundred US Dollars ransom to release a person, confirm Police authorities in Imotong State.

Andrew Young, administrative officer in the Criminal Investigation Department reveals one person was taken hostage in Nimule on Tuesday, Emmanuel Radio reports.

He describes such incidences as organized crimes and urges the government to combat such practices.

Minister for Local Government, Ukidimoi Ugura, urges citizens to collaborate to end insecurity in the state.

The speakers were talking during the rule of law forum in Torit on Wednesday.

via Radio Emmanuel