By Najibu Mulema

6 people gone missing after Juba-Yei road ambush

Atleast six people have gone missing after a vehicle they were travelling in was attacked by unidentified armed men along Juba-Yei road.

Stephen Ladu,the information minister in Yei River state says the incident took place in Gbungu village after the passenger car crossed over to Jubek.

“Three of the nine passengers reported to a nearby army base,” Mr Ladu said.

He further said that the attackers set the vehicle ablaze before vanishing in the forest with the abducted people.

Ladu added that the state authorities are working with their counterparts in Jubek to get further details which will enable them carry out investigations.

The Minister of Local government in Jubek, Isaac Ribek, confirmed the latest incident of missing people.

But he says they are yet to receive more information about the missing people and their where abouts.