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    2 days after being kidnapped, expatriate engineer reportedly found dead in Kano


    - A Lebanese engineer has been reportedly found dead in Kano

    - The expatriate engineer was said to have been kidnapped on Tuesday, March 12, in Kano

    - DSP Abdullahi Haruna, the police spokesperson in the state, said the corpse of the Lebanese was found on Maiduguri road on Thursday evening, March 14

    An expatriate engineer who was abducted in Kano on Tuesday, March 12, has been reportedly found dead according the state police command.

    The Nation reports that the expatriate, an employee of Triacta Construction Company, was working on the underpass bridge at Dangi roundabout by Zoo road before he was kidnapped on Tuesday morning, March 12, around 7.00am.

    Legit.ng gathered that while confirming the incident, the Kano police command spokesman, DSP Abdullahi Haruna, said the corpse of the Lebanese was found on Maiduguri road on Thursday evening, March 14.

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    Meanwhile, Legit.ng had previously reported that Rivers state police command declared a state of emergency on the East-West road over incessant killings, kidnapping and robbery of commuters who ply the Choba and Mbiama stretch of the road.

    It was reported that there was an attack on a popular commercial bus on the road where the driver was shot dead while 12 passengers were kidnapped.

    It was gathered that sequel to the ambush on the convoy of the lawmakers from Ahoada West local government area which killed the leader of Ahoada west legislative Assembly, Ekele Cohen, Governor Nyesom Wike, vowed that the killers of the lawmaker must be fished out and that security agencies must put a stop to the insecurity on the road.

    The spokesman of the Rivers state police command, DSP Nnamdi Omoni, revealed that the command has declared a state of emergency on that stretch of the road.

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