Abuja - A driver to the Speaker of Taraba State house
assembly was allegedly stabbed by a kidnapper who was attempting to kidnap a
daughter of the speaker, Vanguard reported.
This occurred at the speaker's house in Jalingo when he was
not at home.
According to reports, the kidnapper came into the house with
a lady who stayed close to the gate to watch the surroundings.
The kidnapper then stopped the driver who was convoying the
speaker's daughter to school and told the driver fuel was coming out of the
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The driver then stopped and bent down to check what was
going on. The kidnapper stabbed the driver while the lady who was standing at
the gate rushed to grab the girl in the car.
The girl alerted the security inside the house and arrested
The driver was taken to the Jalingo Specialist Hospital to
The matter is being investigated by police.
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