By TERYIMA ANDREW-
Yet to be identified gunmen have abducted a female student of the Plateau state polytechnic early hours of Monday.
The victim, according to eye witness, was abducted at the Staff Quarters of Plateau State Polytechnic Barkin-Ladi.
It was learnt that the gunmen invaded the institution at about 12am Monday morning, and abducted one Miss Abigail, a relation to Mr. Ezekiel Rangs, a staff of the institution.
According to sources, Mr. Rangs pleaded with the gunmen not to kidnap the lady and offered them undisclosed sum, but the abductors rejected the offer, the sum was mega, but later collected the money still abducted her.
Plateau state command of the Nigerian police confirmed the incident via telephone interview with Kakaaki Reporters in Jos.
Spokesman of the police command DSP Terna Tyopev said police was informed of the incident at about 6:00am today (Monday) and experts are on the trail of the perpetrators.
The police media officer assured the public that police will arrest the kidnappers, and rescue the victim unhurt.
Meanwhile, Mr. Rangs who narrated his encounter with the armed men to reporters in Jos, saying “it was at about 12am, I hard a vary loud sound, before I could do anything I saw three gunmen flashing light on my face. They broke into the house using a heavy stone.”
“They demanded for money from me but I told them that I do not have much money, I gave them the little cash on me, but they said the money was not enough.
“After the collected the money, they demanded that I should lead them to the children’s room which I did and they woke up my younger sister Abigail who is staying with me and they left with her.”
As at press time, no reports on the whereabouts of the abducted Abigail, a 24 year old lady, schooling at the Plateau state polytechnic.