Unknown Gunmen have abducted Chief Joshua Ahmadu, District Head of Chawai, in Kauru Local Government Area of Kaduna State.
President of Chawai Development Association (CDA), Abel Adamu confirmed the kidnap on Wednesday.
A statement released by the Public Relations Officer, Raphael Joshua confirmed Ahmadu was seized by unknown assailants who invaded his house.
They stormed the traditional ruler’s residence at Zambina around 9:30 p.m. and cart him away.
Adamu noted that residents are working vehemently to ensure that the captive was released unhurt.
Security agencies on special duty in the chiefdom have been informed of the ancient, he confirmed.
The statement challenged youths in the chiefdom to take communal security seriously to avert attacks.
“The youths, who ought to be the force to guarantee security, are not ready to work with security personnel to secure the land,” Adamu said.