Gunmen suspected to be bandits on Wednesday invaded the residence of the Commissioner for Youths and Sports activities Improvement in Sokoto State, Bashir Gorau.
Gorau disclosed this on his verified Fb account on Wednesday.
He disclosed that the armed males kidnapped his sister-in-law and his brother.
His submit learn, ”Innalillahi wa Inna wa innalillahi Rajiuun!!!.
“It was about 12:45am, bandits attacked our Home in Gorau City, Goronyo native authorities space and kidnapped the spouse of our elder brother Alhaji Lawali Gorau and one in all our brothers, Hassan Manya.
“Could God shield and return them to us safely, Amin. We’re in want of your prayers fellow Muslims.”
He didn’t disclose if others had been taken from the village.
The assault on the politician’s household is one other one out of many different assaults on residents within the northern area.
The area has been confronted with bandits’ assault and kidnapping below President Muhammadu Buhari administration.
Calls have gone out from numerous quarters, particularly from a Muslim cleric, Sheikh Gumi for the bandits to be granted amnesty however the presidency has rebuffed such requests, charging safety companies to revive safety in affected areas.
Gunmen invade Sokoto Commissioner’s residence, abduct relations