By KATO P. LADAN, Kaduna
Mr. Christian Obi, a businessmen was in tears as he narrated how gunmen stormed his house early Thursday morning, abducting all his three sons.
Speaking to our correspondent who visited his residence in Sabon Tasha GRA Kaduna where the incident took place, Mr. Obi who has been resident in Kaduna for 38 years said his sons abducted are, Jonathan (31), Joachim (28) and Benjamin (21).
He said the suspected kidnappers are yet to make demands.
Meanwhile, an eye witness who saw the whole incident, told AUTHENTIC News Daily that the heavily armed gunmen she counted were three.
“We saw three men, two were wearing military uniform they spoke in Hausa.
“They jumped in through the fence. One of our friends was the one that saw when one jumped in. Then my friend got up and saw one through the back window.
“They were going round looking for a way to get into the house but couldn’t. It was from the laundry room they jumped in after a small opening in the door. All of us ran into the girls room to hide.
“When they came in Jonathan told them whatever they want he would give them. He gave them money and they collected all their phones but I hid mine,” she said.
It was gathered from another eyewitness that it took the men who came on foot about an hour to gain access into the building after jumping the fence into the compound.
When contacted, the Police Public Relations Officer, Kaduna State Command, DSP Yakubu Sabo said he was aware of the abduction.
“Yes we are aware of the abduction I amwirking on a statement which will soon be issued,” he said.