GTB 737 banner Yudala banner

2 soldiers in the net over botched kidnap

By News Express on 11/01/2017

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 531

Ebonyi Police Commissioner Peace Abdallah.
Ebonyi Police Commissioner Peace Abdallah.

The Ebonyi State Police Command yesterday arrested two soldiers (names withheld) and two civilians, Mmaduabuchi and Obiefule, who allegedly masterminded the kidnap of an Ebonyi businessman, Mr. Igwe Kingsley Uche.

The incident which occurred around 2:15 pm, took passers-by by surprise as the victim, who went to eat at a joint on Ogoja Road, was allegedly forced into a waiting Lexus RX 300 jeep by suspected kidnappers in Army uniforms.

The victim, who was dazed, decided to escape for his life by jumping out from the kidnappers’ car at a police point along Abakaliki-Enugu Expressway
Explaining his ordeal to newsmen in Abakaliki, the victim said: “The hoodlums were on high speed along Abakaliki-Enugu Expressway heading to Enugu State. Luckily, I saw a police check-point and I jumped out of the jeep and alerted the policemen, who arrested them.

“The kidnappers were taken to the police headquarters, Abakaliki, where two of the kidnappers are being detained. The two soldiers and the two cars used for the operation: RX 300 Lexus Jeep and a Honda car, without plate numbers including two AK 47 rifles and one pistol were taken to Nkwagu Military Cantonment, Abakaliki.”

While commending the police for his rescue, the victim, however, alleged his unlawful and subsequent bail at the police command despite his travail.

According to him, “my life was under threat and I don’t understand why the police are not straightforward with this case.”

The state police spokesman, DSP Jude Madu, confirmed the kidnap.
 

Source News Express

Posted 11/01/2017 2:29:26 PM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

 

You may also like...
Okowa charges public office holders on service delivery...

Jonathan under fire for dividing Anambra APGA; blamed...

Empty threat: APC Senators defy party, join in...

Open letter to President Jonathan, By Tola Adeniyi...

Buhari reacts to Uyo church building collapse

Volkswagen reaches $15B deal to pay back aggrieved...

Nigeria loses N1.1 trillion to militant attacks

Boko Haram expelled from 36 towns

Nigeria Police now a tool for oppression —New...

Army to investigate cases of human rights abuses......

Kaduna joins campaign to end violence against children...

Why I have not constituted a cabinet –...

 

Latest News Scarcity of pilots hits U.S. Air Force 2 die, soldiers shoot 3 others in clash with protesters Intersociety warns of ‘dangerous signal’ ahead of Nov. 18 Anambra governorship election •Challenges Obiano, rivals Why FG recalled allegedly corrupt ex-Pension boss: Group Court order approving seizure of money in bank accounts without BVN illegal — Adegboruwa Diplomatic war breaks out between Morocco and Algeria over cannabis allegation Economic advancement of Deltans our priority — Okowa First Republic Minister endorses PDP’s Obaze as Anambra’s next Governor Campaign for Democracy sacks General Secretary, elects successor Anambra Guber: Elders, youths in Nwoye’s home town laud Ojiba, begin voters mobilisation for ACPN New details emerge about death of U.S. soldiers in Niger ambush UN announces job openings for young Nigerians

 

Most Read Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (287,861 views) NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (270,552 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (218,406 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (183,842 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (179,563 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (162,296 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (140,662 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (128,760 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (123,700 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (114,226 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (112,195 views) APC cries foul as PDP’s Fayose takes early lead in Ekiti governorship election (104,555 views)

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (30) Business (2,731) Business Verdict (24) Columnists (758) Complaints & Requests (93) Enterprise & Opportunities (183) Entertainment (396) Features (497) Global Business Monitor (187) International (1,588) Interviews (134) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (79) News (29,526) Opinion (826) Pidgin (8) Politics (3,991) Religion (645) Sports (1,340) Stock Watch (23) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

UBA mobile app

CBN Words on marble

 

 

#MonkeyPox outbreak

 

APO Group Partner

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

Advertisement



 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!