Elder Brother to the Bauchi State Governor, Mallam Adamu Mohammed has been kidnapped. He was kidnapped in Bauchi metropolis at about 7pm on Wednesday.
Confirming the incident, Senior Special Assistance to the Governor on Media, Muktari Gidado said Adamu was kidnapped at Kobi Street, where he usually rest with friends.
Muktari Gidado said although Adamu’s abductors have not made any contact as at the time of filling this report, security agencies were alerted for prompt action.
Adamu, fondly called Yaya Adamu was kidnapped barely hours after the governor Bala Mohammed tested positive of coronavirus.
The state government had earlier in the day issued a directive for total closure of all markets in the state to curb the spread of coronavirus