by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna
A mother of three children has been reportedly kidnapped in Kaduna Town by (unknown) armed gunmen.
A family member of the victim, who disclosed the information to our correspondent in anonymity, said they were contacted on Friday by the bandits, having taken custody of the woman, and demanded for N30 million ransom.
The woman was kidnapped on Monday from her matrimonial home in Kariji, a popular community along Yakowa New Road in Chikun local government area of the Kaduna Town.
The source said she was kidnapped in the Monday midnight by the bandits in the presence of family members.
Findings revealed that the bandits misunderstood the husband for a successful car dealer under COVID-19 pandemic and poor car business climate.
This is the third time bandits invaded the area and kidnapped residents in less than a month.
Contacted, the Kaduna Police Command spokesman, Muhammad Jalige, could not respond till the time of filling this report.