Last night unknown gunmen suspected to be kidnappers, stormed Daura, Katsina state the hometown of President Buhari, and kidnapped the father-in-law to the President’s ADC.
According to reports, the gunmen drove a Peugeot 406, and were shot sporadically when they arrived.
They abducted the victim Musa Umar who is said to be the Magajin Garin Daura shortly after observing his Maghrib prayer. The traditional ruler who is the father of Fatima Musa, wife of Colonel Mohammed Abubakar, the Aide de Camp, ADC, to President Muhammadu Buhari, was a retired customs comptroller.
The state police command says it is on the trail of the kidnappers.
In January 2019, the Katsina State governor, Aminu Masari, lamented that the state was under siege by bandits, armed robbers and kidnappers.