A business man, Alhaji Ali Maibulawus was on Saturday night abducted by unknown persons at Maihula village in Bali Local government area of Taraba state.
Maibulawus, a prominent man in the community was abducted the gunmen shortly after he returned from a business trip, Daily Trust learnt.
Only last week, the mother of the deputy governor of the state was kidnapped from her home but later released after the family allegedly paid some millions of naira.
The kidnappers of Maibulawus are demanding for N5million ransom his family, Daily Trust’s checks reveals.
The latest abduction brings the number of kidnap victims in the last three months in Bali and Gassol local government areas of the state to 10.
Our findings further revealed that each of the kidnapped persons had paid between N3 million to N15million to regain their freedom.
The spoke man of the Taraba state police command DSP Joseph Kwaji was not immediately available for comment.