How judge, monarch, mum with three daughters were abducted in Imo, Niger, FCT
A former Chief Judge of Abia State, now Chancellor of the Anglican Diocese of Ohaji/Egbema in Imo State, Justice Nnenna Oti has been abducted.
Justice Oti was abducted on Saturday in Orlu on her way to Anambra State.
The Bishop of Ohaji/Egbema Anglican Diocese, Rt. Revd Chidi Collins Oparaojiaku has called for prayers for Justice Oti’s release.
The cleric said her captors have made contact.
Police spokesman Michael Abatham did not readily confirm the abduction but said he would find out.
Gunmen have also abducted 78-year-old Kabir Mohammed, elder brother of the Secretary to the Katsina State Government (SGS) Mustapha Mohammed Inuwa.
Director, Press to the SGS, Abdullah Yar’Adua confirmed the abduction yesterday, saying the septuagenarian was taken away from his hometown in the Danmusa local council on Wednesday.
Yar’Adua refuted reports claiming that the SSG’s children and other relatives were also abducted.
“The man was abducted alone while on his farm on Wednesday, September 1,” he said, adding that though security agents were “on top of the matter”, no demand has been made by the abductors.
The Dodo of Wawa, Dr. Mahmud Ahmed Aliyu of Borgu in Niger State was equally abducted by gunmen