Emir of Bungudu, Zamfara State, His Royal Highness (HRH) Alhaji Hassan Atto, has been kidnapped.
He was kidnapped along Kaduna-Abuja road Tuesday after, a statement released late Wednesday by the Kaduna Police Command said.
According to a statement issued by the Command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP Mohammed Jalige: “Today, Sept 14, at about 3.10 pm, the Kaduna Police Command received a tragic report of an attack and kidnapping incident around Dutse village along the Kaduna-Abuja road.
“An unspecified number of people were suspected to have been kidnapped, while two others sustained varying degrees of injuries and are currently receiving medical treatment.
“Equally, available information indicated that the Emir of Bungudu, Zamfara State, His Royal Highness (HRH) Alhaji Hassan Atto, is among the people abducted to an unknown destination,” he said.