Unidentified gunmen have kidnapped Barrister Bashir Mohammed, a lawmaker representing Nguroje in the Taraba State House of Assembly.
According to a relative of the lawmaker, who is the chairman of the parliamentary media committee, he was picked up at his home near Dr Jalo Stadium in Jalingo around 1:45 pm, according to Channels TV. .
The man said there were no signs of security forces when the gunmen went with him, which lasted for about three hours.
At the time of writing, the state police has not commented on the incident.