Gunmen suspected to be bandits have kidnapped Kabir Muhammad Inuwa, a brother to the Secretary to the Katsina State Government (SSG), Mustapha Inuwa.
SaharaReporters gathered that Kabir was kidnapped on Wednesday when the closely armed males invaded his farm in a village known as Daftau, in Danmusa Local Government Area of the state.
“He is a step brother of the SSG; the identical father however not the identical mom. He was kidnapped on his farm. He is far older than the SSG and a retired police officer,“ a supply informed SaharaReporters on Friday.
Katsina, regardless of being the house state of President Muhammadu Buhari, has witnessed sporadic assaults by bandits and kidnappers which have claimed the lives of many.
Over 1000 individuals have been reportedly killed by the gunmen in Jibia, Kankara, Dutsinma, Musawa, Danmusa and Safana Local Government Areas of the state within the final 5 months.
On December 11, 2020, some bandits kidnapped 344 college students of Government Science Secondary School, Kankara. They have been launched a couple of week later.
Also on December 19, 84 Islamiyya college students of Hizburrahim Islamiyya in Mahuta village, Dandume Local Government Area of the state have been kidnapped however rescued shortly after.
Recently, some members of the State House of Assembly lawmakers shed tears for the Buhari-led authorities at a plenary whereas discussing the deterioration of insecurity underneath the current regime.