The District Head of Kasuwar Daji in the Kaura-Namoda Local Government Area of Zamfara State, Ibrahim Sarkin Fada, has been kidnapped by bandits in his residence in the early hours of Thursday.
Confirming the report, an indigene of the area, Malam Audu Mohammed, said the bandits who were in large numbers stormed Kasuwar Daji village and went straight to the village head’s house where they abducted him and took him to their camp.
He said, “I was in my house when I heard gunshots around 2:30 to 3:00 am last Thursday.
“I was called later around 4 am by a friend who told me that our district head was abducted.”
The security agents were yet to comment on the issue as at the time of filing this report.