Gunmen Kidnapped Emir of Zamfara


Armed men on Tuesday, kidnapped the Emir of Bungudu in Zamfara State, Alhaji Hassan Attahiru.

The monarch was abducted along the Kaduna-Abuja highway according to DAILY POST.

Disclosure from a source says that the gunmen opened fire on the convoy of the emir along Abuja-Kaduna road, before whisking him to an unknown destination.

Majority of the vehicles were demobilized, including the one carrying the traditional ruler, before he was taken away.

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Numbers of those kidnapped along the emir was not immediately confirmed.

Currently, there has been no official response from security operatives or the government regarding the development.


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