According to report reaching oyogist.com, unknown gunmen have reportedly kidnapped a former Bauchi State House of Assembly member, Abdulmumuni Ningi.
The report was confirmed by the Bauchi Police Public Relations Officer, Ahmed Wakil, while speaking to newsmen, stated that the Honorable was kidnapped within Bauchi metropolis.
When asked about the authencity of the report, Wakil said, “Yes, it is true. A former member of the Bauchi State House of Assembly who represented Ningi Constituency was kidnapped on Thursday at about 8pm within Bauchi metropolis.
“According to the information we received, he was trailed by his abductors who were four in number in a gold coloured car. They trailed him to his house around the BSADP (Bauchi State Agricultural Development Programme) area at Isa Yuguda Guest House within the metropolis.”
He noted that the police intelligence are currently on the situation as they are trying to rescue him safely from the abductors.
“As of this morning (Friday), they have not called yet. Our intelligence men are working hard to get to the root of the situation and rescue him safely.”