Kidnappers abduct 38-year-old man in Jigawa, demand N60m



The Police in Jigawa said kidnappers have abducted a 38-year-old man in Kiyawa Local Government Area the .

The Police Public Officer (PPRO), Jigawa Police Command, ASP Lawan Shiisu, confirmed the incident to newsmen in Dutse Wednesday.

Shiisu said the suspects abducted the victim identified as Lawan Zakar at his residence at Dankoli quarters, July 17.

July 17, at about 5:50 a.m., one Aliyu Zakar Dankoli quarters in Kiyawa LGA came to the police station and reported that:

“On the same date at about 3 a.m., a gang five criminals jumped into the house his brother one Lawal Zakar, aged 38, the same .

“The suspects demanded for 60 million from him whereas it was N60,000 that was brought to him on the fateful by his boy.”

He explained that the suspects ransacked the whole house, seized the phone of the victim and those of his wives.

The PPRO added that the suspects, who used a car, later took the victim away.

According to him, were on top gear to rescue the victim, as well as arrest the suspects.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that suspected gunmen had on July 14, kidnapped a 47-year-old housewife in Marke village, Kaugama Local Government Area of the . (NAN)