Gunmen in the early hours of Tuesday stormed Matazu Local Government Area in Katsina State and kidnapped Hajiya Rabi, the mother-in-law of a renowned business mogul, Alhaji Dahiru Barau Mangal.
A reliable family source, who spoke on condition of anonymity said the hoodlums who arrived in the town around 1 am, went straight to the matrimonial home of Hajiya Rabi where they whisked her away to an unknown destination.
The source said the gunmen had before then abducted the father-in-law of her son, one Buhari Muntari in Katsina Town.
“The gunmen had before going to Matazu abducted the father-in-law of Hajiya Rabi’s son in Katsina,” the source said.
The husband of the victim, Alhaji Muntari Masanawa, confirmed the incident to journalists in Katsina.