Kidnappers of father of a former governor of Plateau State, Joshua Dariye, have demanded a ransom of N100m to free him.

The sufferer, Pa Dariye, who is claimed to be in his late 80s, was kidnapped at his residence in Mushere, Bokkos Native Authorities Space of the state on Saturday, based on a witness. 

The abductors reportedly fired gunshots within the air to maintain off residents of the realm in the middle of shifting the sufferer away to an unknown vacation spot. 

Spokesperson for the Plateau State Police Command, Ubah Ogaba, mentioned safety brokers had launched a manhunt for the sufferer’s abductors to free him. 

Pa Dariye had in 2015 additionally been kidnapped on the similar location however launched just a few days later.