The wife of the Special Adviser to Governor Aminu Bello Masari on Inter governmental Affairs, Dr. Lawal Bagiwa, has been kidnapped.

Binta Mainasara Bugaje, was kidnapped on Monday along Kaduna-Zaria road close to Jaji town.

The kidnappers have already reached out to the family but have not made any demand.

It was gathered that the gunmen shot sporadically before whisking away the woman in an unregistered vehicle.

There are insinuations that the kidnapping may have been politically motivated.

Bagiwa, who confirmed the incident, pleaded with the abductors to release his wife.

Police officials have been contacted and investigation is ongoing to uncover the kidnappers hideout.

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