Gunmen kidnap businessman after shootout with police in Kano

Gunmen kidnap businessman after shootout with police in Kano

- Another innocent Nigerian is in the net of kidnappers in the country

- The latest victim, Abdullahi Kalos, was kidnapped in Kano state according to reports

- According to the news report, the criminals overpowered the police before they were able to successfully carry out their operation

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A businessman, Abdullahi Kalos, has been kidnapped at Minjibir town, Minjibir local government area of Kano state.

But his kidnapping was not without incidents that are stuff for filmmakers. Before he was kidnapped, the criminals engaged police in a fierce shootout.

Sadly, the police lost out as they were overpowered and the businessman was successfully kidnapped.

Gunmen kidnap businessman after shootout with police in Kano
Armed men engaged the police in a shootout during the successful kidnap of a businessman, Abdullahi Kalos, at Minjibir town, Minjibir local government area of Kano state. Photo: @PoliceNG
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According to Tasi’u Dadin-Duniya, spokesperson of Minjibir local government council, the gunmen stormed the town around 2 a.m. on Wednesday, December 23, Premium Times reports.

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In fact, after overpowering the police, the criminals burnt their patrol vehicle.

Recall that Legit.ng had reported that following the spate of killings and kidnappings across the country, the Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) has declared that the issue is getting out of hand.

The governors said they are all tired and frustrated about the incessant killings in the country.

Legit.ng gathered that the Ekiti state governor, who is also chairman of the forum, Kayode Fayemi, spoke in Katsina when he led a delegation on a solidarity visit to Governor Aminu Bello Masari over the recent rescue of 344 students of Government Science Secondary School, Kankara.

Legit.ng had also reported that no fewer than 10 kidnapped victims were rescued from the clutches of bandits by the troops of Operation Hadarin Daji at Yenyewa village in Zamfara following a tip-off.

It was reported that the coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, made this known in a statement issued on Tuesday, December 22, in Abuja.

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