Adamawa: Gunmen raid home, kidnap Perm Sec
Gunmen unidentified gunmen were reported to have raided the residence of Mr. Emmanuel Piridimso, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Mineral resources, Adamawa State, located at Clerk Quarters, opposite Anglican Cathedral, Yola North LGA Wednesday, at about 3:30am.
“The seeming trigger happy, were well armed. We don’t know their mission, they however abducted the Permanent Secretary at gunpoint.
“They also took away the Perm Sec’s and his wife’s handsets. We called several times through the Perm Sec’s line but the abductors could not pick pick it.
”As at the time we are speaking, the abductors are yet to contact us,” the source said.
Confirming the incident, the PPRO Adamawa State Police Command, DSP Sulaiman Nguroje said, the police has already sprang to action and deployed IG’s rapid response team to track, arrest the culprits and rescue the victim