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Gunmen kidnap traditional ruler in Niger

The police command in Ekiti on Friday confirmed the killing of a police officer as gunmen allegedly abducted a Chinese expatriate in Ado Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital.

The Dodo of Wawa, Dr Mahmud Ahmed Aliyu, was Saturday night kidnapped by unknown gunmen.

It was learnt that the traditional ruler was abducted from his palace in Wawa, a suburb of New Bussa, the headquarters of Borgu local government area.

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