Mr. Soyemi, Commissioner of Police, Nasarawa State.

By Shonaye John -Lafia

Unknown gunmen on Monday morning kidnapped, Mr. Salisu Maki, a staff of Nasarawa State Broadcasting Service (NBS).

Mr. Maki was kidnapped at about 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday 11th January, along Akurba village road, in Lafia local government area, Nasarawa State.

Eyewitnesses said the gunmen stormed the residence of Mr. Maki, shooting sporadically into the air to scare people away while they kidnapped the victim.

A neighbour to Mr. Maki said he was kidnapped after arriving his house from the office where he worked on the night shift.

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“When the man arrived his house after closing from work, the gunmen stormed the compound and started shooting and took him away”, an eyewitness said.

Police Public Relations Officer in Nasarawa State, ASP Raham Nansel confirmed the incident.

The PPRO said the CP has deployed different police formations in search of the gunmen with a view to rescuing the victim.