Gunmen kidnapped an 85-year-old grandmother, Hajia Habiba Isah, in Ajakolia, Abocho, Dekina Native Authorities Space of Kogi State.
The sufferer was reportedly kidnapped whereas observing her night prayers (‘Ishai) on Tuesday, November 22, 2022.
One of many youngsters, who pleaded for his launch, mentioned: “On that fateful Tuesday night, Hajia would have carried out his ablutions and completed his ‘Ishai’ evening prayer at round 8:25 p.m.,” he mentioned.
“In response to an eyewitness, two younger males got here out with a bicycle and met her in her bed room. After exchanging pleasantries, they launched themselves as her son’s errand boys who work for him in certainly one of her ongoing housing tasks in Lokoja, saying her son had despatched to carry her to a close-by village close to her.
“They tricked her by saying that their boss did not need anybody to know he was within the close by village, assuring her that they might take her again to her village. Hajia was finally taken away however within the firm of six different individuals kidnapped”,
It was established that the abductors contacted his household the identical day and demanded a ransom of 10 million naira for his launch.