Bandits Threaten To Kidnap Kaduna Emir If He Fails To Elevate N150M Ransom Demanded For His Kidnapped Kids And Grandchildren
Emir of Kagarko, Alhaji Sa’advert Abubakar
The prison components who kidnapped the kids and grandchildren of the Emir of Kagarko, Alhaji Sa’advert Abubakar, in Kaduna State have threatened to abduct the monarch if he fails to pay the N150m ransom demanded to launch the abductees.
Recall that bandits on Could 8, 2023, invaded the emir’s non-public home and whisked away three of his daughters and 5 grandchildren. However one of many grandchildren, Yusuf Sa’advert, escaped.
Nonetheless, after the abductors found he knew a few of them, they traced and killed him.
A supply instructed Each day Belief that the chief of the bandits contacted the household and demanded N150m ransom as situation to launch the victims.
“Since they kidnapped the emir’s daughters and grandchildren, they referred to as as much as 5 occasions however didn’t discuss ransom till final Thursday when their chief demanded N150m,” the supply stated.
He additional stated that the emir had because the incident stood his floor that he has no cash to pay for ransom; a scenario which he stated angered the bandits’ chief who threatened to come back after the emir if the household failed to lift the N150m.
The supply added that troops and vigilantes had because the incident been combing forests to hint the bandits in an effort to rescue the victims.
The emirate’s Secretary, Yahaya Ibrahim, couldn’t be reached for remark as his telephone was not related as on the time of submitting this report.