Crime and Security
Suspected gunmen have kidnapped Hajiya Amina Danmusa, daughter of the Katsina state House of Assembly Chief Whip, Bello Abdu Danmusa.
Amina, married to Muftahu Yakubu Ciro in Danmusa Local Government Area of Katsina State, was abducted in her residence in the local government.
According to media report, although no ransom has so far been made, sources close to the family said the incident took place when the bandits attacked her residence purportedly to kidnap her husband who wasn’t available at that time.
Attempts were also made that night to kidnap another elderly woman, Baba Maiwaina, who sustained injuries and was abandoned by the abductors.
In a similar development, two children of a medical doctor, Dr. MJ Yusuf were kidnapped by gunmen in Jibia town, Jiba Local Government Area of Katsina state.
It was gathered that the abductors stormed his residence picked up the wife and the two kids at about 1 am on Monday night.
Sources said the wife fell off the motorcycle of the abductors along the way but they went away with the two kids.
Already, N100million have been demanded for the release of the children.