The Taraba State Police command has confirmed the abduction of Mrs. Suzzy Nathan, a Permanent Secretary in the Taraba Ministry of Water Resources, Jalingo from her home in the early hours of Sunday, May 5.
The state Police spokesman, Mr Misal, confirmed the incident to newsmen in Jalingo.
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According to an eyewitness, the Permanent Secretary’s residence at Kasuwan Mbera Area of Jalingo was besieged by her abductors at about 2:17 a.m. “They forcefully opened the gate and started shooting sporadically. They threatened to shoot anyone who tried to stop them from abducting the permanent secretary and took her away”.
Meanwhile, Mr. Misal disclosed that the Permanent secretary was yet to be seen but assured that the Police was on the trail of her abductors to secure the release of the abducted.