Unknown gunmen suspected to be kidnappers, last night May 1st, stormed Daura, the village of President Buhari, kidnapping the father-in-law to the President’s ADC.
According to reports, the gunmen who rode in a Peugeot 406, stormed the village and were shooting sporadically into the air.
They abducted the victim Musa Umar who is said to be the Magajin Garin Daura shortly after observing his Maghrib prayer. The traditional ruler who is the father of Fatima Musa, wife of Colonel Mohammed Abubakar, the Aide de Camp, ADC, to President Muhammadu Buhari, was a retired customs comptroller.
The state police command says it is on the trail of the kidnappers.
In January 2019, the Katsina State governor, Aminu Masari, lamented that the state was under siege by bandits, armed robbers and kidnappers.