Some suspected gunmen on Wednesday kidnapped the former chairman of Nigeria Bar Association, Jalingo branch, Mr Joel Ubandoma.
A family source while speaking with journalist stated that Ubandoma was abducted at his residence in Mayo-Dassa area of Jalingo around 1am on Wednesday.
The Publicity Secretary of NBA in the branch, Mr Boniface Iorkumbur who confirmed the incident stated that the association has received the news of his abduction with shock and pray for his quick release.
“We woke up this morning with the devastating news of the abduction of our learned colleague, Ubandoma Esq, the immediate past Chairman of our branch.”
“He was reportedly kidnapped last night at his house in Mayo- Dassa area of Jalingo.”
“In the interim, we urge our members to pray for his immediate and unconditional safe release from his captors.”
“We also urge the security agencies to intensify efforts to ensure his immediate release,”
At the time of filling this report a family source said the kidnappers had yet to establish contact with the family.