A Professor of the Department of Crop Production, Modibbo Adama University of Technology (MAUTECH), Yola, Prof. Allan Kadams, has been kidnapped by unknown Gunmen.
As Kadam’s kidnap came just two weeks after another Professor, Ibrahim Adamu of Soil Science of the same university was kidnapped but released after a day.
Hajiya Halima Bala, The Registrar of the university confirmed the kidnapping of Kadam during an interview with News Men said the incident took place in the early hours of Tuesday at about 2 A.M.
She said Kadams was kidnapped in his resident at Federal Housing Estate, Bajabure, Yola.
Also confirming the incident, while speaking with correspondents said the Police Public Relations Officer, for Police Command in Adamawa, SP Othman Abubakar, said the command had dispatched its men to track and rescue the professor.
“We are also in touch with the family of the professor for any development,” Abubakar said.
Abubakar also said that the police, in its effort to checkmate the growing kidnapping in the state, had arrested 11 suspects operating in Wuro-Jabbe and Vunoklang wards of Yola.