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BREAKING: Gunmen Kidnap Commissioner For Culture And Tourism

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BREAKING: Gunmen Kidnap Commissioner For Culture And Tourism

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The Commissioner for Information Culture and Tourism in Nasarawa State Alhaji Lawal Yakubu has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen.

Confirming the incident to Radio Nigeria through telephone interview, a resident of Nasarawa Eggon Mr Joseph Audu said the gunmen trailed the commissioner to his house in the area and took him to unknown destination between 8: 45 and 9pm on Monday.

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He stated that residents of the area were thrown into confusion following sporadic gunshots by the abductors numbering about ten as they took the commissioner away on motorcycle.

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When the state Police Public Relations Officer DSP Ramhan Nansel was contacted , he said detail about the kidnap of the commissioner was sketchy as the Divisional Police Officer’s telephone line was not reachable.

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