Unknown Gunmen suspected to be pirates hijacked a passenger boat conveying eleven travellers from the Bille Jetty in Port Harcourt to Bonny Island in Rivers State, abducting everyone on board, Njenje Media News reports .
Henry Jumbo, the Chairman of the Bonny Maritime Union Workers, while confirming the incident, said the boat left the Bille Jetty in Port Harcourt about 8am on Tuesday, noting that no one has heard from any of the passengers and the boat driver till now.
In his words;
“Our boat that left Port Harcourt yesterday with 11 passengers and the driver has been apprehended by unknown gunmen. We have not seen the boat, the driver and the 11 passengers since then,”