By Ismail Auwal
Gunmen have abducted a former member of the Bauchi State house of assembly, Abdulmumuni Ningi on Thursday, in the state capital.
Confirming the incident on Friday, Ahmed Wakil, spokesman of the police in Bauchi, said the former lawmaker was trailed before he was eventually whisked away by his abductors.
The Bauchi State police command spokesman Ahmed Wakil confirmed the incident; saying that the former representative of Ningi constituency was abducted at about 8 pm on Thursday.
Wakil said the police are making efforts to rescue him.
“According to the information we received, he was trailed by his abductors who were four in number in a gold coloured car.
“They trailed him to his house around the BSADP (Bauchi State Agricultural Development Programme) area at Isa Yuguda Guest House within the metropolis.