Gunmen kidnapped a household of three and a gross sales boy at Rafin Ciyawa village in Ningi Native Authorities Space of Bauchi State.
The Nation reported that the gunmen invaded the village final Thursday round 2 am throughout which they kidnapped the Igbo businessman, his nursing spouse, their child in addition to his gross sales boy.
Additionally they shot within the air to scare folks away. Chairman of Ningi LGA, Mamuda Hassan Tabla, who confirmed the event mentioned whereas the spouse and child of the businessman have been launched, he and his gross sales boy are nonetheless within the kidnappers’ custody.
“The abductors launched the nursing mom and the child after some quantity was paid however are holding onto the businessman demanding the sum of N10m earlier than they may launch him.”
Tabla additional disclosed that the gunmen are making the most of the wet season to function within the forests.
Bauchi Police spokesman Superintendent Ahmed Wakili who additionally confirmed the incident mentioned;
“At about 2.00hrs, unknown gunmen stormed the house of one Mr. Nnami Sunday a businessman at Rafin Ciyawa village in Ningi LGA of Bauchi State took away his wife, Mrs. Mercy Nnami 42 years old with her 4 months old baby boy and a sales boy, one Bala Ali who is 27 years old.
“On receiving the information, the Commissioner of Police, Umar Sanda directed the DPO of Ningi, Burra, and the Area Commander to commence discreet investigations”.