Unknown gunmen on Tuesday, abducted the wife of Tsara village head in Karaye Emirate Council, Rogo (Local Government Area), Kano State, Aishatu Aliyu.
District Head of Rogo, Wambai Karaye, Alhaji Muhammadu Mahraz made the disclosure to the Emir of Karaye, Alhaji Ibrahim Abubakar II.
According to a statement issued and signed by the Karaye Emirate Council Information Officer, Haruna Gunduwawa, on Tuesday, a large number of unknown persons burst into the home of the village head of Tsara, Aliyu Muhammad, at 1am and abducted his wife.
It said that the abductors shot indiscriminately into the air before taking away their victim.
“Many residents of the village passed the night in the bush for safety,” it added.
When contacted, the Kano State Police Command spokesman, DSP Abdullahi Haruna, said the Command was yet to be briefed on the situation.