Bandits have killed a 33-year-old official of the Department of State Services, Sadiq Abdullahi Bindawa, after demanding and receiving N5m as ransom.
It was gathered by Sahara Reporters that the deceased was attached to the intelligence department of the service in Abuja.
Bindawa was abducted alongside his son on Saturday, September 12 at his residence near Federal Secretariat in Kastina,Kastina state.
It is alleged that the sum of N5m was demanded by the bandits 48 hours after his abduction.
The money deposited at a location in was taken to Charanchi area of the state on Sunday. Thereafter, the kidnappers informed the negotiators to receive Bindawa on Monday morning at Kurfi town.
“But when they got to Kurfi as agreed, they met his dead body with multiple gunshots on his head, ears and back. He was buried this morning according to Islamic rights,” a source said.