A Nigerian army Colonel, Samaila Inusa was kidnapped in Kaduna Saturday evening, few days after three pastors were also abducted in Kaduna.
According to the military, after being abducted, his wife was dropped from the getaway Benz and he was driven apparently towards Abuja.
Colonel Samaila Inusa was said to be serving with the Nigerian Army School of Infantry, Jaji.
The statement issued by the Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, One-Mechanized Division, Kaduna, Col. Usman Abdul:
“A senior army officer abducted”
“This is to inform the general public that the above named senior officer of the Nigerian Army serving in Nigerian Army School of Infantry Jaji Kaduna was abducted around Kamazo near NNPC junction, Kaduna.
“The abductors dropped off his wife and left with him in his car. The car headed towards Abuja.
“Anybody with useful information or assistance should please assist in tracking these abductors.
“They are in a Mercedes Benz GLK Black colour with registration number Abuja, KUJ 154 TZ. This happened at about 7:30pm on Saturday 26 March 2016.
“You are please requested to inform the general public on this unfortunate incidence. The following numbers could be reach for further contact.a. 08033865572 b. 08030489203
c. 08023445961, d. 07038025282, e. 08058130703.”