Gunmen suspected to be bandits have attacked the convoy of the emir of Bungudu, Hassan Attahiru, along Abuja-Kaduna highway.
Attahiru is a monarch in Zamfara State.
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Credible sources confirmed the abduction of the monarch to Daily Nigerian, saying the attackers opened fire on the convoy and successfully demobilized some of the vehicles.
A security source who spoke to our reporter said the incident happened on Tuesday near Olam Factory, few kilometers to the city of Kaduna.