Jos – The Governor of Plateau state, His Excellency Simon Bako Lalong cautioned kidnappers to depart his State as anyone caught and convicted would face the death penalty.
Lalong revealed this while speaking at the Catholic Cathedral in the Shendam Local Government Area of plateau state.
As gathered by Daily Trust, He consoled the citizens of the State that the government would double its fight against all kinds of crimes, especially kidnapping which has become a greater threat to peace and security of the citizens in the state as well other parts of the country.
The warning is not unconnected to the recent kidnapping being experienced in some parts of the state.
On the eve of the New year, a governorship aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dr Kemi Nshe, was abducted in his residence in Shendam town.