A Senior Lecturer at the Taraba State University, Jalingo, Benjamin Ezekiel, has been reportedly kidnapped. He was abducted by gunmen who invaded his residence at ATC near Grace Junior Academy in the early hours of Sunday.
DSP David Misal, who is the spokesperson for the Nigeria Police in the state made it known that the police were aware of the kidnap
The incident was also confirmed by the Chairman, Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), Taraba State University branch, Mr. Linus William.
According to the chairman, the kidnappers came shooting sporadically into the air to scare neighbours, before they abducted him.
Williams said that the kidnappers are yet to contact the family to make known their demands.