A former member of the Bauchi State House of Assembly, Abdulmumuni Ningi, was on Thursday night kidnapped by unknown gunmen.
Confirming the incident to journalists on Friday morning, the Police Public Relations Officer in Bauchi, Ahmed Wakil, said Ningi was kidnapped within Bauchi metropolis, adding that the gunmen abducted the lawmaker and drove away in their own vehicle.
He said: “Yes, it is true. A former member of the Bauchi State House of Assembly who represented Ningi Constituency was kidnapped on Thursday at about 8pm within Bauchi metropolis. I thought this kidnapping of a thing has stop .what is happening to our country and where is our securities, Government need to do something because life matters.