The Senior Divisional Officer for Momo Division in the North West Region, Absalom Monono has called a crisis meeting to discuss the precarious security conditions in his area of jurisdiction.
The crisis meeting is scheduled to take place today at Batibo council and is expected to be attended by the interrim Divisional Officer for Batibo, the Senators and Parliamentarians, traditional and religious authorities, leaders of political parties as well as elites.
Security is on high alert in Batibo after the Regional Delegate for Social Affairs in the North West Region, Akiabom Aaron Animbom was kidnapped by unknown gunmen as he was returning from a funeral.
The incident followed the abduction of the Divisional Officer of Batibo, Marcel Namata Diteng on the 11 February at the ceremonial ground.
News of their whereabouts are still on unknown as security forces intensify search operations in the area and beyond.