Mr. Falana, a Nigerian army lieutenant has been kidnapped in Zaria, Kaduna state.
The officer who was not wearing uniform at the time of his kidnap went to a shop to purchase some items Saturday Sun.
Mr. Yakubu Sabo, Kaduna state police command spokesperson has since confirmed the incident via a telephone conversation.
The police said he has been able to escape from his abductors.
Mr. Sabo, said the soldier was kidnnped near a shop at Ahmadu Bello University Zaria.