BREAKING!!! Gunmen Kidnap Two Wives of PDP Chieftain; Kill Two
Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers on Monday night abducted the two wives of a Kano Prominent politician, Garba Fammar, in Kibiya, the headquarters of Kibiya Local Government Area of the state.
Witness told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Kano that the suspects stormed the residence of the PDP politician around 2:00a.m.
The witness said the suspects, numbering about 40, arrived at the town on motorcycles with dangerous weapons.
He said shortly after their arrival, the suspects fired several shots in air to scare people before whisking away with the two women to an unknown destination.
Two members of the vigilante group had lost their lives during an encounter with the hoodlums.
When contacted, the spokesman of police in the state, Magaji Majiya, confirmed the story.
Mr. Majiya, a deputy superintendent of police, said Police Commissioner Maigari Dikko and some top officers had already visited the town to assess the situation.