Provost of the College of Arts and Animal Science in Zamfara State, Habibu Mainasara has been abducted by gunmen suspected to be bandits.
Mainasara was reportedly kidnapped at his official residence in Bakura in the early hours of Sunday.
The elder brother of the provost, Mallam Nasiru Mainasara, confirmed the incident to Channels TV via telephone on Sunday.
Nasir explained that the gunmen attacked the Provost’s residence at the quarters of the Government Science Secondary School Bakura around 2:00 am and abducted him.
Mainasara said the issue has been reported to the Police and the Department of State Services (DSS).