Lawmaker representing Nguroje Constituency Taraba state, Barr. Bashir Mohammed, has been abducted by unknown gunmen.
According to reports Mohammed was kidnapped from his house behind SSS office area of Jalingo at about 1. 30. am Wednesday December 9, by heavily armed gunmen numbering more than 10.
The Nation reported that they shot sporadically for over 45 minutes before kidnapping the lawmaker.
Though no family member was hurt, it was learnt that the kidnappers forced the lawmaker into one of the two vehicles used by them.