Gunmen have kidnapped Senator Zik Sunday, who represented Taraba North in the National Assembly and the Chief Imam of the command’s mosque, Corporal Mustapha Badamasi, in two separate operations.
Police public relations officer in the state, David Misal, who disclosed this at a briefing in Jalingo, the capital of the state, said that Sunday, who served as the senator representing Taraba North between 2003 and 2007, was kidnapped at his home town of Karim, in Karim Lamido local government area of the state.
Misal disclosed that the chief Imam was kidnapped in his house at sabongari area of jaligo town and assured that efforts were underway to rescue both victims unhurt.
He assured the family of the command’s commitment to rescue him from his abductors.
Misal said that the command also intercepted a truckload of goods and on close scrutiny discovered a huge quantity of illicit drugs and have arrested two persons in connection with the consignment.
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