Professor John Alabi, a lecturer on the Kogi State University, Ayingba has been kidnapped by unknown armed males.
He was kidnapped on Monday at about 6pm when he was about to enter his home.
It was gathered that the Professor, who’s the present Dean of the Faculty of Management Sciences on the Kogi State University, was accosted by the armed males with a Mercedes Benz and whisked him away to an unknown vacation spot.
A member of the family advised newsmen that the abductors have contacted the household and the administration of Kogi State University.
The supply added that they known as Prof Alabi’s spouse and demanded N20million.
“The kidnappers ambushed Prof. Alabi with a Mercedez Benz car when he was about to enter his residence. They wanted to take him away with his car, but due to the bad portion where they forced him to park his car, they could not. The car was stuck. That was why they forced him into their own car.
“When they called the wife, they told her that her husband was with them. And if she wants to see her husband alive, the family should pay the sum of N20million. Immediately, the wife started crying because the family can’t afford such amount of money” the supply stated.