Police Command in Yobe has confirmed the abduction of Isa Mai-Buba, the District Head of Jajere in Fune Local Government Area of the state.
The commands spokesman, Dungus Abdulkarim stated this in a statement released in Damaturu on Sunday.
He said Mr Mai-Buba was abducted at his residence in Jajere on Saturday, August 15.
Abdulkarim said that Search parties were later on deployed, but up until now, no positive response of his whereabouts.
The spokesman said efforts to rescue the district head were ongoing, assuring that perpetrators of the dastardly act would be arrested and prosecuted.