Nigeria Labour Congress Chairman in Taraba State, Peter Jediel, has been kidnapped by gunmen in the early hours of Sunday.
Jediel was kidnapped at his residence in Sunkani, the headquarters of Ardo-Kola Local Government Council.
The younger brother of the NLC chairman, Boniface Stephen confirmed his abduction to Channels Tv.
He stated that the gunmen shot sporadically into the air to scare residents before whisking the NLC Chairman away.
Stephen disclosed that the gunmen in their numbers stormed Jediel’s residence about 12:00 am on Sunday.
As of the time of filing this report, family sources said the suspected kidnappers were yet to established contact with the family.