News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) gathered that the gunmen, after firing several warning shots, made away with their victim around 7.30pm at Anguwar Jaki Area of Bauchi metropolis.
Efforts to secure comments of the State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Kamal Abubakar, proved abortive as he neither picked his call, nor responded to text message sent to him by NAN on the matter.
However, Mr Muktar Gidado, Senior Special Assistant (SSA), Media to Gov. Bala Muhammed , confirmed the incident.
Gidado, in response to a text message from NAN, confirmed that the victim was kidnapped on Wednesday about 7.30 pm at Yan Jaki.
“Yes! It is confirmed about 7:30pm and no further information yet,” he stated.