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Gunmen in Kaduna abduct former NLC leader, Shamang


Gunmen in Kaduna abduct former NLC leader, Shamang

A former President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Mr Takai Shamang, has been abducted in his hometown, Biniki, in Kaura local government area of Kaduna state.

Shamang, 78, was also a former president of the National Union of Electricity and Gas Workers, now National Union of Electricity Employees, between 1982 and 1989.

Confirming the development to newsmen, his daughter, Mrs Grace Abbin, said her 78-year-old father was abducted at his residence in Biniki, at about 8:00pm on Friday.

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Shamang is the president and founder of Gantys Aid for Widows, Orphans and Needy Foundation, popularly known as GAWON Foundation.

Proofreading, editing by Uji A. ILIYASU, Editor at Neptune Prime


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