April 29, 2013 – Nigerian Custom Officer & Family Kidnapped At Borno & Adamawa Boundary
The whereabouts of Mr James Gadzama Pallam an officer with the Nigerian Custom service who was kidnapped by some unknown gunmen on the 7th of April, 2013 is still unknown.
According to Police investigations, Pallam and his wife and cousin with 5 children travelled from Madagali town in Adamawa to Maiduguri in Borno state for his younger brother’s wedding.
The family of 8 who left the wedding late on that day have been declared missing since.
It was later revealed that the 8 of them were kidnapped with no message from their kidnappers since April 7th.
They were kidnapped at Firgi, a town between Adamawa & Borno state.
Police investigations further revealed that their kidnappers disguised themselves as Police officers.
The two aides of the custom officer were found murdered.