Armed men on Thursday evening abducted a famous filmmaker Salisu Muazu, on the Kaduna-Jos road.
The victim’s elder brother who is also a filmmaker, Sani Muazu, said they were traveling together with two other persons at the time of the incident.
“We were returning from a conference in Kaduna when we were stopped and robbed by some armed men around Jengre village,” he said.
“They robbed us and I was able to escape, yet they went away with my younger brother Salisu and two other guys we gave a ride.
“They got in touch this morning (yesterday) seeking a N10m ransom to process their release.”
Muazu appealed to Nigerians to offer prayers for the safe return of his brother and the other victims.
Both Sani and Salisu are based in Jos.