GUNMEN KIDNAP TRADITIONAL RULER IN PLATEAU.
The District Head of Panyam in Mangu Local Government Area of Plateau State, Adamu Derwam has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen.
Available reports indicate that the traditional ruler was abducted at his residence in Panyam town on Monday 20th June 2022 at about 1300hrs.
The armed men invaded the palace and started shooting sporadically before taking their victim to an unknown destination.
Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Alfred Alabo confirmed the incident and said a tactical team of Police, Military, Vigilante and hunters have been deployed to the area to rescue the paramount ruler.
He assured that effort is being made to rescue the victim unhurt.
Furthermore, the Police Spokesperson noted that the security is working to restore normalcy in the community and solicit the public to give credible information to track the perpetrators of the crime.