Richard Ginika Izuora
Deputy Speaker of the Katsina State House of Assembly, Shehu Dalhatu Tafoki, has confirmed abduction of his sister by unknown gunmen.
Asma’u Dalhatu, was kidnapped on Sunday after the bandits attacked Tafoki village in Faskari Local Government Council of Katsina State.
Tafoki on Monday, narrated that the gunmen stormed the village around 1 am on Sunday and moved straight to the village head’s residence, which is his family house, and kidnapped two of his sisters.
He said while trying to make their way into the forest, the hoodlums encountered some members of the vigilante group who engaged them in gunfire leading to the escape of one the kidnapped sisters.
The Deputy Speaker of Katsina said the incident has been reported to the security agencies.