A 16-year-old secondary school student has been declared missing from her family home in Jos, Plateau State.
According to a family member who posted the issue on Facebook, the Senior Secondary School Two (SSS2) student of Shekinah College, Jos, left home without permission and has not been seen then.
This is the appeal as written by her desperate family:
"Our daughter, Gladys Daka Bala, left home unceremoniously and without permission on Saturday, November 5, 2016, and since then, she has not been seen.
She is Tangale by tribe, from Gombe State and her father is late. Her mother is Miango by tribe from Plateau State and resides in Tudun Wada Area of Jos.
She is about 5 ft tall, sports a low hair cut with no tribal markings and she speaks English and Hausa fluently.
She is an SS 2 student of Shekinah College, behind Dadin Kowa,New Abuja, Jos South, Plateau State.
Please, any body with information about her or her whereabouts should please call 08067389363 or post the information here."
The family added that they have reported the case to the police, placed a missing person adverts on radio and television to no avail.