Gunmen, suspected to be kidnappers on Monday morning kidnapped a professor with the Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Jos, Grace Ayanbimpe alonside her husband.
According to eye witnesses, the gunmen invaded the lecturer’s residence behind Stanel Oil, Lamingo in Jos North Local Government Area of the State, and started shooting sporadically before whisking the couple to an unknown destination.
As at the time of filing this report as the University management had yet to issue a statement on the incident.
However, the State Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, ASP Ubah Gabriel Ogaba confirmed the abduction.
He said the Command has deployed operatives to ensure the victims are rescued.
“The Command received a report of kidnapping of a man and his wife, behind Stanel Oil Lamingo, Jos .
“Tactical operatives has been deployed to the area.
“Concerted efforts are on towards rescuing the victims and arresting the perpetrators”.