Kidnappers asking for N10m ransom for Nollywood filmmaker
A renowned filmmaker and media practitioner, Salisu Muazu, has been abducted by some armed men on Thursday evening along the Kaduna-Jos road, Daily post reports.
Confirming the incident to NAN on Friday, the elder brother of the victim who is also a filmmaker, Sani Muazu, said they were travelling together with two other persons at the time of the incident.
“We were returning from a conference in Kaduna when we were stopped and robbed by some armed men around Jengre village,” Sani says.
“They robbed us and I was able to escape, yet they went away with my younger brother Salisu and two other guys we gave a ride.
“They got in touch this morning seeking for a N10m ransom to process their release,” he adds.
Muazu also appealed to Nigerians to offer prayers for the safe return of his brother and the other victims.