Gunmen suspected of being kidnappers kidnapped two wives and 6 kids of the Mutumbiyu chief in Taraba state.
The Every day Belief reported that the gunmen stormed the monarch’s residence in Jalingo within the early hours of Thursday January 19 and kidnapped members of his household.
The monarch, Justice Sani Muhammed (retired), who’s a second class chef, was not at his Jalingo residence on the time of the incident.
The gunmen reportedly contacted the monarch, demanding that he meet with them to debate the discharge of his members of the family.
Taraba State Police Command spokesman DSP Usman Abdullahi confirmed the incident.
“Two wives and 6 kids of the chief of Mutumbiyu had been kidnapped round 1 a.m. Thursday and efforts are being made to rescue them.”