Hunkunyi’s son, Mustapha has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen Wednesday night.
Mustapha is a member of staff at the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN.
Confirming the abduction, Dauda Hunkuyi, a brother to former senator Sulaiman Hunkuyi, said the gunmen had contacted them and made a huge ransom demand.
He, however, did not disclose the amount demanded by the kidnappers.
Although the abduction was said to have taken place in Abuja-Lokoja road, family sources, however, told Daily Nigerian that Mr was kidnapped along Katsina-Kano road.