January 28, 2023

Gunmen Kidnap Wife, Nasarawa State Youth Leader

The wife of the President, Eggon Youth Movement EYM worldwide, Comrade Daniel Anyuabuga Yaro, Mrs. Ruth Asheahe Daniel was kidnapped Monday night in his residence at Ombi2, Lafia, the Nasarawa State Capital, according to information.

Information has it that unidentified gunmen numbering about ten stormed the residence between 10 and 11 pm last night and took the wife away to an unknown destination.

According to the report, the well armed men stormed  the house of the President and were said to have demanded money, but when they discovered the Youth President was not around, they shoot one of his foster sons, Ablaba on the leg before whisking Mrs. Ruth Daniel.

Report has it that this is the second time gunmen are invading the house of the Eggon Youth President in two years. In the first attack, the Car of the Youth leader’s wife and other valuables in the house were carted away by the hoodlums.

Meanwhile, the Police in Nasarawa State have confirmed the kidnap, saying throughout the night SARS, anti kidnapping and conventional unit of the Police are working tirelessly and have so far succeeded in arresting four suspects and recovered a motorcycle suspected to be used for the operation in the bush.

The Nasarawa State Police Commissioner, Mr. Bola Longe assured the public that the Police are still trailing the kidnappers and appealed to residents of the surrounding areas to help the police with useful information that will see to the release of the victim alive.

In the recent time, the Nasarawa State has been on the news over activities of kidnappers despite Police efforts in arresting perpetrators and the anti kidnapping law which was signed by governor Abdullahi Sule of the state in February this year.