A youthful sister of Shehu Dalhatu Tafoki, Deputy Speaker of Katsina State Home of Meeting, has been kidnapped by bandits.
It was learnt that the bandits stormed Tafoki village within the Faskari Native Authorities Space of the state on Sunday, and kidnapped the sufferer recognized as Asma’u Dalhatu.
The lawmaker confirmed the incident to Each day Belief, including that his sister is about to get married.
Katsina is the house state of President Muhammadu Buhari.
“Sure, it’s true that my youthful sister, Asma’u Dalhatu, was kidnapped by bandits within the early hours of Sunday.
“They stormed the city round 1 am and headed straight to the village head’s residence, which is our household home and kidnapped two of our sisters.
“On their strategy to the forest, they encountered some members of the vigilante group and exchanged gunfire. Within the course of, one of many ladies escaped and returned dwelling, however the different couldn’t run away, so that they went away together with her,” he added. =
He, nevertheless, famous that the abductors had but to demand a ransom.
SaharaReporters remembers that some bandits, on Saturday evening, additionally attacked the nation dwelling of a member of the state Home of Meeting representing Bakori Constituency, Ibrahim Kurami.
The bandits reportedly invaded the nation dwelling within the lawmaker’s village, Kurami within the Bakori Native Authorities Space of the state.
In line with residents, the gunmen stormed the home at 9 pm, shortly after Tahajjud (prayer carried out by followers of Islam) and shot a member of the First Help Group of Islam met on the principal gate.
It was gathered that the sufferer sustained gunshot damage and was later rushed to hospital for remedy.
The gunmen thereafter kidnapped two of the lawmaker’s youngsters and his spouse.
It was additional learnt that the lawmaker who instantly left for Katsina after taking part in Saturday’s All Progressives Congress (APC) council congress within the space, was later knowledgeable of the incident.
A senior safety agent, who spoke on situation of anonymity, revealed that safety operatives have been dispatched to the scene of the incident and the council on Saturday evening.
The officer stated, “Our males have been on the bottom there (Kurami) since Saturday evening and a search social gathering has already been launched for the three kidnapped victims.”
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