Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have abducted Malam Sani Sa’idu Usha, a principal of Government Day Secondary School Ruma in Batsari local government area.
KATSINA BEAT gathered that the principal was kidnapped while he was on his way to Batsari town.
A local source, Bello Ruma, told this reporter that through phone that Sani was abducted “around One O’clock in the afternoon.”
A family source, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said “the kidnappers have called Malam.Sani’s immediate family but they didn’t ask for anything. When we called them later after Asr prayers, they said we should stop calling them.”
He added that they kidnappers also told them that they would call the family at their own time.
He said the kidnappers didn’t take the principal’s motorcycle.
Public relations officer of the state ministry of education, Malam Sani Danjumma, said he was not aware of the abduction. “I left the office after 4pm. I was there with the Commissioner and the Permanent Secretary. If there was anything, the school must have informed us.”
The police spokesman, SP Gambo Isa didn’t respond to an SMS and WhatsApp message sent to him on the issue.