Terrorists kidnap Kaduna's monarch's nine children, among others

Terrorists reportedly stormed the castle of the Emir of Kagarko, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, in Southern Kaduna, kidnapped nine of his children.

His grandkids and three others were among those kidnapped by the terrorists.

According to a local, the incident occurred at 11.30 p.m. on Sunday. According to the local, the terrorists invaded the town and proceeded straight to the monarch’s palace.

The source told journalists that the terrorists “took away his youngest wife, nine children, and grandchildren, but the wife escaped and returned home.”

He claimed that the perpetrators also kidnapped three other people, including “a lady and injured one Audu Kwakulu of Ungwan Pah, who is now receiving treatment at the hospital.”

As of the time of publication, there had been no formal confirmation from the state government or the state police command.

Mohammad Jalige, the Public Relations Officer of the Kaduna State Police, did not reply to repeated calls or text messages from correspondents.