Gunmen kidnap nursing mother, abandon baby


Gunmen abducted a 23-year-old nursing mother and left a one-month-old baby in Gujungu city in the Taura local government area of ​​Jigawa state.

The gunmen stormed the residence of one Alhaji Basiru Haruna around 2:00 am on Saturday and took his wife identified as Habashiyya.

This comes a day after gunmen killed two high-ranking police officers and wounded another after they tried to rescue some kidnapped victims.

Spokesman for the state police, SP. Abdu Jinjiri confirmed this to reporters.

“We received a report from a relative of the victim that Habashiya has been abducted and her month-old baby abandoned.

He said the case is under investigation and efforts are underway to rescue the victims.

However, Jinjiri advised the relatives of the abducted victims to report such cases to the police in time.

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