Gunmen suspected to be bandits have kidnapped the Vice Chairman of Jaba Local Government Area of Kaduna state, James Bijimi.
Bijimi was whisked away on the Kaduna-Kachia highway on Friday with an unspecified variety of travellers.
The incident comes a number of days after bandits killed a driver and kidnapped 33 different folks within the Kachia metropolis.
The Kaduna State Police Command spokesperson, Mohammed Jalige, confirmed the incidence however couldn’t verify the precise variety of individuals taken away.
He stated safety operatives recovered three automobiles belonging to the abductees whereas one individual was injured.
Meanwhile, an area authorities official stated that the bandits had established contact with Bijimi’s household and are demanding a ransom of N100 million earlier than his launch.