The Chairman/Chief Executive Officer, Always Petroleum Energy Services, Alhaji Muhammed Jamiu Idris has been kidnapped from his home at Idare in Okene Local Government Area of Kogi State.
Our correspondent gathered that he was abducted from his residence by men who feigned to be his well-wishers and came to pay him Sallah homage.
A family source said the men brought out their guns and whisked him away to an unknown destination.
The family source added that the kidnappers shot sporadically and scared away people who attempted to resist his kidnap.
The Kogi State Police spokesperson William Aya confirmed the incident.