Gunmen Kidnap Bauchi Governor’s brother [Update]
Unknown gunmen have kidnapped Mallam Yaya Adamu, the elder brother of the governor of Bauchi State, Senator Bala Mohammed Wednesday evening.
Mallam Adamu was kidnapped around 7.30 pm on Wednesday at Ungwan Jaki in Bauchi metropolis.
This could be reckoned as double tragedy as it is coming on the heels of Senator Mohammed being confirmed as testing positive for the deadly Coronavirus [Covid19] on Tuesday.
The governor was confirmed positive for the coronavirus by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control [NCDC].
Senior Special Assistant to the Bauchi State Governor on Media, Mukhtar Gidado, confirmed the incident and promised to provide more updates.