Babawuro Nanono, the brother of the Minister of Agriculture, Sabo Nanono, was on Monday abducted by gunmen.

It was learnt that the hoodlums invaded the minister’s home in Tofa village, Gabasawa Local Government Area of Kano State and abducted Babawuro.

Sabo, apart from being the Minister of Agriculture, also serves as the Sarkin Fulani of Tofai village.

According to reports, the gunmen arrived in the early hours of Monday and whisked away their victim.

As of the time of filing this report, the abducted had yet to contact anyone or make their motive known.

The Kano State Police Command spokesman, DSP Abdullahi Haruna, who confirmed the incident, said, “The police have commenced investigation toward tracking down the abductors.”