Gunmen Abduct APC Chairman, Two Others in Katsina


By Francis Sardauna

Gunmen have reportedly abducted the Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Dantankari ‘A’ ward in Dandume Local Government Area of Katsina State, Alhaji Safiu Dantankari.

According to residents, the gunmen also abducted a woman and her stepson along with the ward chairman.

The gunmen were said to have stormed the town on Thursday night and abducted Dantankari.

The spokesman for the Katsina State Police Command, Gambo Isah, did not respond to telephone calls and the text messages as at press time.