Gunmen kidnapped Joshua Ahmadu, the Chawai District Chief in Kauru Native Authorities of Kaduna State.
Abel Adamu, Chairman of Chawai Improvement Affiliation, CDA, confirmed the incident in a press release on Wednesday, January 25, 2023.
Mr. Adamu, within the assertion signed by CDA Public Relations Officer Raphael Joshua, stated the normal chief was kidnapped on the night time of Tuesday, January 24 by unknown gunmen who invaded his residence in Zambina.
“It was reported that the abductors stormed the normal chief’s home round 9:30 p.m. and took him away,” the assertion stated.
The CDA chairman was additional quoted as expressing his dismay on the scenario whereas assuring residents that the CDA was working onerous to make sure that the sufferer can be launched unhurt.
“Already, the competent authorities and heads of safety officers on particular responsibility within the chiefdom have been duly knowledgeable and have already taken motion to save lots of the normal chief. We name on all of the little kids of Tsam to hope for the protected return of the District Chief”.
The press launch urges the younger folks of the chiefdom to all the time take communal safety severely with a purpose to keep away from such shortcomings.
“We should rise up to make sure the safety of the land. It’s regrettable that at this vital second, the youth, who must be the communal drive to ensure safety within the communities, usually are not able to work in collaboration with the safety personnel to safe the land,” he lamented.
The CDA boss referred to as on the federal government to order safety companies to make sure the district chief is rescued and launched unconditionally.