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Gunmen in Kaduna abduct APC’s Organizing Secretary


Gunmen in Kaduna abduct APC’s Organizing Secretary

Story from Vincent CHIKAMSO, Abuja

The Organising Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kaduna State, Kawu Yakasai, has reportedly been abducted by a group of gunmen.

He was kidnapped from his village in Soba Local Government Area at approximately 9 pm on Friday.

As of the time of this report, the kidnappers had not made any contact with the victim’s family or the leadership of the Kaduna State APC.

However, Kaduna State Governor, Uba Sani, has strongly condemned the abduction of the APC official.

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In a brief statement issued through his Chief Press Secretary, Mohammed Shehu, the governor has directed security agencies to track down the kidnappers and ensure the safe return of the victim.

The governor reiterated his administration’s commitment to the safety of all residents in the state and highlighted one of the steps taken to enhance security in Kaduna – the employment of 7,000 vigilantes to complement the efforts of conventional security agencies.

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