The Kaduna state Police Command has confirmed the kidnap of Area Commander, Suleja, Assistant Commissioner of Police, Musa Rabo along Barde – Jos road, while assuring that efforts are on to rescue him and arrest the kidnappers.
According to the Kaduna state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Yakubu Sabo, the ACP’s car was found abandoned on Saturday around Kanock Bridge along Barde – Jos road, a border between Kaduna and Nasarawa states.
Sabo told Blueprint on Sunday that the owner was suspected to have been kidnapped into the Kanock Forest, adding that contact has been established by the kidnappers who are demanding ransom though he failed to mention how much the abductors were asking.
“On 19/10/2019 at about 1530hrs a team of Operation Safe Heaven along Barde – Jos reported that, a Nissan Murano with Reg No. KRD 753 BT ash in color with a Police I.D. Card bearing ACP I Musa Rambo, the incumbent Area Commander Suleja.
“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 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.”