Sunday June 26, 2022 11:43 AM

Bandits kidnap APC female aspirant in Plateau State

The Plateau State Police Command, has confirmed the kidnapping of a female aspirant of All Progressives Congress (APC).

It was reliably gathered that the victim , Hon. Na’anyil Magdalene Dakogol, was aspiring to represent Qua’an Pan South State Constituency of Plateau in the 2023 general elections.

Reacting to the incident, the  spokesperson of the Plateau Police Command, Ubah Gabriel said that  the commissioner of police had sent a tactical team to rescue the victim.

He added that Hon. Madalene was kidnapped on the day her party conducted the primaries.

The victim who is the only female aspirant of the APC in the race, was on her way to meet with delegates of the party ahead of the primaries scheduled for Kwalla town of Qua’an Pan LGA of the state, when she was kidnapped by the gunmen.

Madalene said, “The Honourable was to see some delegates on Wednesday but they gave her 5:30 am on Thursday to meet them. She left alongside her brother to Goeragas and they could not locate the house, her brother came down from the car and went into the community to make an inquiry.

“He left her inside the car, but to his greatest shock, did not see her when he came back. Her phones were all inside the car but he could not see her,” he said.

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