Kaduna State police command has confirmed the kidnapped of Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) I. Musa Rambo.
ACP Rambo, the Area Commander in charge of Suleja, Niger state, was reportedly kidnapped within a border between Kaduna and Nasarawa states around 3pm on Saturday by suspected bandits.
A statement issued and signed by spokesman of Kaduna state police command, DSP Yakubu Sabo Abubakar, on Sunday stated that a contact has already been established with the kidnappers requesting for ransom.
The statement read in parts: “A team of Operation Safe Heaven along Barde – Jos reported that, a Nissan Murano with Reg No. KRD 753 BT ash color, with a Police I.D. Card bearing ACP I Musa Rambo, the Area Commander Suleja was found.
“The Vehicle was found abandoned around Kanock bridge a boarder area between Kaduna and Nasarawa states which occupant was suspected to have been kidnapped along Barde to Jos Road by Kanock Forest. Contact has been established with the kidnappers requesting for ransom. Efforts Are on top gear towards rescuing the victim and arresting the culprits.
“The Commissioner of Police CP Ali Aji Janga psc assures members of the public that, the Command is doing everything possible to secure the release of the victim. He also enjoins the good people of Kaduna State to continue to support the Police with relevant information that will help the Command to overcome the recent security problems”, the release stated.