Former minister, husband kidnapped in Kaduna

The Kaduna State  Police Command has  confirmed the kidnap of a former Minister of Environment, Mrs Laurentia Laraba and her husband,  along the Kaduna-Abuja expressway.

It was gathered that the duo were Kidnapped at Bwari/Jere on Monday evening by the abductors .

 The Police Public Relation Officer, ASP Aliyu Usman, confirmed the abduction of the former minister and her husband in an interview with newsmen in Kaduna, on Tuesday.

As of the time of filing this report, the police image maker said that the duo were whisked away to an unknown destination.

Aliyu, however, said the police were on top of the situation, saying that, it would do its best to find and secure their release as soon as possible.

It would be recalled, that there are increasing cases of kidnapping along the Abuja/Kaduna highway in recent times, prominent among those kidnapped were three pastors of the HEKAN church and Sierra Leonean deputy high commissioner.