Gunmen have abducted Hajiya Zainab, the mother of former Kano State House of Assembly speaker, Isiyaku Ali Danja.

 Hajiya Zainab was abducted around 1:00 am on Wednesday, BBC Hausa reported.

The gunmen entered her house in Gezawa Local Government Area around 1:00 am, armed and forced the occupants to be taken to her room.

Ali Danja’s son Saminu Danja confirmed Zainab’s abduction and disclosed that the family has not been contacted.