A member of the Kaduna State House of Assembly representing Tudun Wada constituency Ibrahim Samaila has been  kidnapped  in Abakpa , Kaduna North Local Government Area of the State.
 
Samaila who is also the Chairman House Committee on Education, according to reports was kidnapped by a group of young men, who told his wife not to involve the police in the matter.
 
No ransom has been demanded by the abductors yet.
 
In another development, the Joint Military Task Force, Operation Delta Safe, has arrested militants who killed soldiers at a military checkpoint in Nembe, Bayelsa State.
 
The troops also recovered military gunboats, arms and ammunition carted away by the militants during the ambush.