Dr. Rilwanu Sadiq, saidkidnappers killed his 15-years- old son after his family paid the sum of N4.5 millionransom.
The doctor , who worksat the Abubakar Tafawa University Teaching Hospital, Bauchi state, narrated toPremium Times on Sunday, April 12, that his son Abubakar Sadiq, was kinapped infront of their home.
Shortlyafter the abduction, the kidnappers established contact and demanded a ransomof N3m he said.
Dr. Rilwanuafter we paid the ransom requested by the kidnappers, they continued to demand more money and anadditional N1.5m was sent to them, totaling N4.5m and
Sadiqdisclosed that even after receiving the N4.5m, the kidnappers wanted more moneybut he could not meet their demands. Following his inability to pay more money,the kidnappers were said to have killed his son, whose body was later exhumedfrom a shallow ditch inside an uncompleted building not far from their home
The medicaldoctor said he believes that his son’s killers are well acquainted with hisfamily based on where the kidnap occurred and where the body was buried. TheBauchi state police command spokesperson, Kamal Datti, who confirmed theabduction stated that two suspects have been arrested in relation to the deathand that investigation is on.