A Nigerian man has been shot dead by kidnappers in Abuja shortly after he tried to intervene.
According to major sources, the deceased had tried to stop the kidnap of another man, a move which led to his unfortunate demise.
The victim was on Gana Street, in Maitama in Abuja when he saw kidnappers dragging a man out of his car.
He walked up to the kidnappers and asked why they were dragging the man and the kidnappers shot him and absconded with their victim.
The Good Samaritan passed away on the spot
A relative of the victim who confirmed the incident in series of posts on his official Twitter handle expressed anger over his uncle’s death.