Abductors of UniJos lecturer, Ella, demand N10m ransom

 Abductors of Dr Dan Ella, a lecturer in the of Theatre Art, University of Jos, have demanded a ransom of 10 million to secure his release.

Dr Lazarus Maigoro, Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU) of the institution, the development to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Wednesday in Jos.

NAN reports that gunmen abducted Ella in the early hours of Wednesday at his residence, Haske Quarters, Lamingo community of Jos North Area of Plateau.

“This is a sad development; gunmen coming after our members who are just average Nigerians.

“As I speak, the kidnappers have put a demand for a ransom of 10 million to secure his release,” he said.

The ASUU chairman called security agencies to intensify efforts to the release of his colleague.

He also urged the personnel to be proactive in addressing the security challenges in the .(NAN)