Gunmen have abducted two staff of the Nigeria Meteorological Agency (NMA) at the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) staff quarters in Barkin Ladi, Plateau state.
They were abducted after the gunmen attacked the area on Thursday evening.
Confirming the incident, spokesperson to the Plateau State Police Command aid detectives had already been deployed to rescue them.
“The command received a reported case of kidnapping within D Division Barkin Ladi where a staff of the Nigeria Meteorological Agency of the airport was kidnapped,” he said.
“A team of detectives and operational personnel promptly deployed to the scene are making concerted efforts towards rescuing the victim and to arrest of the suspects.”