University deputy registrar kidnapped in staff quarters


Deputy Registrar Administration of Taraba State University, Jalingo, Sanusi Sa’ad, has been kidnapped.

Chairman of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Taraba State University chapter, Dr. Samuel Shikaa, confirmed the incident on Tuesday.

Shikaa said the deputy registrar was whisked away from his house at the university quarters at about 1 am on Tuesday.

He also said that the kidnappers gained access into his residence through the back of the university which was unfenced.

The institution has been on strike over staff insecurity caused by lack of perimeter fencing of the university, funding, pension among others.