Minna - Gunmen suspended to be kidnappers have abducted an Argentinian national near a farm where he was working in Niger State, reports Vanguard.
Santiago Lopez Menendez was seized on Wednesday in the town of Machagu as he travelled on the Mokwa to Kontagora road in the west of the state.
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Olusola Amore, the commissioner of police in the state, said Menendez) chose to travel alone on the bad road without police protection and was kidnapped.
The police have deployed 10 patrol vans and a special anti-kidnapping team to rescue him.
The South American, an agronomist, worked for Nigerian Flour Mills Plc, managing two farms in the Sunti and Kabbugi districts of Niger State.
Read more at Vanguard.
- News 24