The Sokoto state police command has confirmed the abduction of Aminu Magaji Bodai, a lawmaker representing Denge/Shuni State Constituency at the Sokoto State House of Assembly.
The Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Assistant Superintendent of Police, Mohammed Sadiq Abubakar, who confirmed that the incident, however said “detail is still sketchy.”
A relative of the parliamentarian said that he was kidnapped by suspected hoodlums around 1:15 a.m. between Dange and Bodai town on Thursday morning.
“I can confirm to you that my brother was kidnapped by yet-to-be-identified persons.
“His whereabouts is yet unknown and his abductors are yet to contact his family members.”