In the recent occurrence of events, Kano State Police Command has come out to confirm that gunmen have stormed the family house of the Minister of Agriculture, Sabo Nanono and kidnapped his younger brother, Babawuro Tofai.
Reports state that he was taken away from the family house located in the Gabasawa local government area of Kano state on Monday morning.
One of the aides to the minister’s confirmed the abduction, stating that the gunmen struck around 10am. However, the abductors are yet to reach out to the family of the victim with their demands.
Further reports inform that even before the gunmen whisked away with Babawuro Tofai, a young boy present in the house was severely assaulted leaving him with a fracture in the course of the attack.
According to the Kano Police Public Relations Officer, Abdullahi Haruna, who also confirmed the incident, an investigation is still being conducted regarding the issue.