The Registrar of Modibbo Adama University of Technology, MAUTECH, Halima Muhammad, on Tuesday revealed how Professor Allan Kadams was kidnapped on Monday.
Speaking to journalists on Tuesday in Yola, Muhammad said the kidnappers invaded the residence of the professor at around 2 a.m. while he was still sleeping and took him away.
The professor’s residence is located at Bajabure Federal Housing Estate.
The registrar said the chief security officer of the institution was already in touch with the family to find out if there were fresh developments, especially in the area of demand for ransom.
Meanwhile, the police said they were already working on ways of ensuring the safe return of the professor.
According to the commissioner of police in the state, Othman Abubakar, some policemen had been directed to search for the kidnap victim.
His words: “We have received the report on the kidnapping case of the professor from MAUTECH Yola and our men are on top of the situation using all strategies to ensure that the professor of soil science is rescued unharmed and on time.”