Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers on Sunday night abducted Da. Gyang Balak Gut, the Gwom Rwei Vwang in Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau State.
According to the report the gunmen mounted a checkpoint close to National Institute for Policy and Strategic Study (NIPSS) kuru where the paramount ruler was kidnapped on his way home.
A community source said the kidnappers stop a bus vehicle which was used as barricade while the paramount ruler ran into them and was whiskey away.
The source said the kidnappers have established contact with the family and demanding for a ransom of N10 million.
Police Public Relations Officer PPRO ASP Ubah Gabriel Ogaba confirmed the sad incident.
Meanwhile, Military Information Officer Major Ishaku Takwa also confirmed the incident and said troops have been mobilised to rescue the monarch.