Just In: Katsina State Local Government Vice Chairman kidnapped
The Vice Chairman of Charanchi Local Government Area of Katsina State, Aminu Hassan has been kidnapped, Daily Trust gathered.
Hassan was kidnapped from his country home, Yan Albasa, Tuesday night by yet to be identified persons.
Sources close to the family said Hassan was with his family when his abductors stormed his residence and whisked him away.
The spokesman of the state police command, SP Gambo Isah, confirmed the abduction, saying already a team of police, SARS and CID personnel are combing the bushes with a view to rescuing him.
“We are onto a lead which I won’t disclose because of the sensitive nature of the case, but I’m assuring you that he will be rescued,” he said.