Kidnappers have seized a professor of Medical Microbiology at the University of Jos, Prof. Grace Ayanbimpe and her husband.
The gunmen reportedly stormed her residence located behind Haske Quarters, Lamingo in Jos North Local Government Area of the state in the early hours of Monday.
Plateau state police command has confirmed the abduction.
The police spokesperson, Gabriel Ubah told newsmen that the command received a report of kidnapping of a man and his wife at their residence behind Haske Quarters in Lamingo area of Jos North local government area of the state.
He said the police are making efforts towards rescuing the victims and arresting the perpetrators.
The abductors are yet to establish contact with the family or the university authorities.