Nigerian professional league side Plateau United has failed to tame the members of its supporter’s forum as they decided to go rogue.
A radio presenter by name Ferdinand Mbum has been kidnaped by a group of people who are believed to be the thugs of the supporter’s forum of Plateau united football club.
Ferdinand is a sport journalist and presenter, it is reported that after he had criticized the team that this group of men stormed into the radio premises of Jay 101.9 FM Jos.
According to a report by Punch, the incident reportedly happened about 6:25pm after a magazine sports show called “Sports Extra.” The thugs were said to have been led by the chairman of PUSC, Mallam Audu.
It was gathered that the thugs came in a black Honda Accord and a Peugeot 406 Wagon which was branded with 4+4 and Lalong Boys, with the photograph of the Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong, boldly inscribed on it.
The management of the radio station has demanded apology from Plateau United, failing which it said it would seek redress in court. In a statement released on on Sunday by the Station Manager, Jay FM Jos, Mangna Wamyil, said the incident has been reported at the Motor Traffic Division, Anglo Jos of the Nigeria Police.
Jay 101.9 FM also called on the Plateau State Commissioner of Police, Andie Undie, to arrest and prosecute the culprits.