Gunmen abduct APC chairman in Zamfara State
Unknown gunmen have abducted the chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Gamji ward of Bakura Local Government Area of Zamfara State, Sani Dangwaggo.
Family members who were around the scene of the abduction say Mr Dangwaggo was abducted Tuesday night around 11:00 p.m. He was taken away from his residence at Gamji community, in Bakura, during a downpour.
After the abduction, Shehu Isa, state publicity secretary for APC in Zamfara, shared details of the account of the incident with PREMIUM TIMES.
Mr Isa said the kidnappers had contacted the relatives of the captive, demanding N10 million ransom.
The police in Zamfara State, has also confirmed the incident.
Mr Dangwaggo is also a representative of the district head of Gamji.
Mr Shehu said security personnel had been mobilised to trail the fleeing suspects to ensure the unconditional release of the captive soon.