The Nigeria Police Force (NPF), Kaduna command, on Sunday, October 20, confirmed the kidnap of ACP Musa Rambo.
DSP Yakubu Sabo, Spokesperson of the Kaduna command, issued the confirmation saying the ACP was abducted on Saturday, October 19, at about 3.30 pm on his way to Jos, Plateau State.
According to him, the victim’s car with registration number KRD 753 BT and his identity card were found abandoned along the road by a team of ‘Operation Safe Heaven’.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) quoted Sabo as saying that the vehicle was abandoned near Kanock Bridge, a border area between Kaduna and Nasarawa states.
DSP Yakubu Sabo also disclosed that communication had been established with the kidnappers who requested for ransom of N50Million.
However, he, did not state how much the kidnappers demanded for the police officer’s release, but noted that efforts were on to rescue him.
“The state commissioner of police, Ali Janga assures the public of the command’s resolve to secure the release of the victim.
“He enjoin the people of the state to continue to support the police with relevant information that could help the command to overcome the recent security problems,” he said.