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Gunmen Abduct Emir Of Bukkuyum

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Unknown-Gunmen1Unknown gunmen have abducted the Emir of Bukkuyum, Alhaji Muhammad Usman . He was kidnapped Friday night
Authoritative sources close to the family of the emir told The Guardian that the abductors had already called the emir’s family member for undisclosed amount of ransom to effect his release from captivity.

A competent source from Bukkuyum told The Guardian that the incident happened when the gunmen arrived the palace of the emir in a brand vehicle and one motorcycle at about 8pm with heavy weapons and met the Emir preparing to observe his prayers for the day (Isha’i).

The gunmen, numbering over five, were armed with sophisticated weapons and shot sporadically into the air to ensure full cooperation of the emir and to avoid possible resistance from his subjects that was sitting with him in the mosque.

The source revealed that the vehicle suspected to have been used in abducting the emir from Bukkuyum town by the abductors was allegedly found some where set ablaze within Bukkuyum emirate territory.

According to the source, people of Bukkuyum town are now waiting for government’s intervention needed to ensure the torture of the Emir back to his family and subjects safely.

Confirming the incident, the state commissioner for Information, Alhaji Ibrahim Muhammad Birnin Magaji, said though the report about the ransom demand had not been made known to government nor security agencies, the government was working with security agencies to ensure the release of the emir in good health.

‘Like you said, i also hard the rumour that the abductors are demanding for ransom.However, as far as government is concern we have not yet receive this information, neither from the security agencies nor from the family of the abducted emir. Security operatives are at alert, he said.
The commissioner explained that adequate personnel had already been dispatched to different part of the state to facilitate quick release of the emir from captivity.



12 Comments
  • President gudluck johnathan

    During gej presidency we nigerian are experiencing this.this has never ever happen before .
    Gej has down a good job to America by destroying nigeria
    This all of them will fail this time
    2015 buhari for president.

  • President gudluck johnathan

    Problems of Nigeria is American agenda the zoinist party.
    America are battling to destroy west Africa through the used of their boy gudluck ebele johnathan
    Through gudluck ebele johnathan they sopunsor terrorism .
    But this time they will fail.100 %

    • me

      AND WHAT PROOF BOKO HARAM WAS PRAISED OPENLY BY PPLE IN THE NORTH FRDS I KNOW ….U CALL THAT GEJ SUPPORT…AMERICA FRUSTRATE GEJ EFFORT TO PURCHASE WEAPONS U CALL THAT….HOW U AND APC TWIST FACTS IS WAT ALL SHOULD BE WEARY OF I PRAY GOD OUT WITS ALL EVIL PLANNERS….

      • Patience johnathan

        Liar no one support evil

        • me

          I JUST TOLD YOU CLEARLY I HAD YOUNG BAR FROM BORNO CLEARLY BOASTED THAT POLICE WAS SACKED FROM BORNO ……….. AS WELL AS MOST NORTH WHO SAW BH AS THE NORTH MILITANTS

          • Patience johnathan

            Liar..South crated it terrorist in East
            So that to eleminate North

          • me

            AND IF ANY ONE WANTS ELIMINATE NORTH WILL HE DO IT IN THE STYLE OF BH ……..SOUTH NEEDS THE XTAINS IN NORTH THAT ARE DAILY BEING KILLED OR FORCED TO BE MUSLIMS….WHAT OF NORTH DO THEY WANT THE XTAIN NORTH….

          • Patience johnathan

            for Niger delta dat are killing innocent people in their side.do you think people of that region support them capital No
            Likewise the terrorist in the east that are created by South and nigerdelta.
            North does not support them.
            All attacks caried out by those bastard
            Fall on North mosque market and church and cars.
            One thing I want to let you no that this has never happen before but during gej time is happening
            Vote buhari 2015 for president
            Nigeria will be best .and when North is ruling nigeria you will never see discrimination
            During gej regime a southerner or Nigerdelta will and accuse or abuse North
            Gej doest not care.
            And he still want vote lie lie
            During North rulling nigeria was one.no abuses no accuse one another.but now not easy.
            God is washing.and will make nigeria better.
            Buhari president 2015

    • me

      AND WHAT PROOF……………..BOKO HARAM WAS PRAISED OPENLY BY PPLE IN THE NORTH FRDS I
      KNOW ….U CALL THAT GEJ SUPPORT…AMERICA FRUSTRATE GEJ EFFORT TO
      PURCHASE WEAPONS U CALL THAT GEJ SUPPORT….HOW U AND APC TWIST FACTS IS WAT ALL
      SHOULD BE WEARY OF I PRAY GOD OUT WITS ALL EVIL PLANNERS….

      • President gudluck johnathan

        If u truly care for nigeria.gej has destroyed our great country nigeria.

      • President gudluck johnathan

        Gej has divide Nigeria through religeos and ethnic lines.
        Many presidents has passed on.during their times was peace.
        This crimes and terrorism. We nigerian we are experiencing it now you want Nigeria to vote gej so that he may continue this crimes and terorism. people many die.all region of inigeria is heated by one thing or another.people are dieying poverty.kidnapping
        Which Nigeria as before this thing as I mention does not exist.
        Only johnathan time we are experiencing .o u demons who support gej.should no he has failed O ready and he will failed 2015
        Buhari president 2015

      • Patience johnathan

        North hate this bastard terrorist
        But nigerdelta created it.