Gunmen Kidnap Edo Deputy Governor’s Brother
Frederick Shaibu, the brother of the Comrade Philip Shaibu, the Edo State Deputy Governor, has been kidnapped.
In keeping with Tribune, he was kidnapped on Monday by gunmen, whereas on a faculty at Aruogba space, Irhiri, Benin Metropolis.
Tribune On-line gathered that the youthful Shaibu was kidnapped at about 7 am, whereas the gun-toting kidnappers left his kids within the automobile, bewildered.
Irhiri, the place the kidnapping came about, is a number of metres away from the Ogba Zoo, the place Mr Osa Ehanire, supervisor of the zoo and youthful brother to the Minister of Well being, Dr Osagie Ehanire, was kidnapped generally in the past, with the Ogba River serving because the getaway route for the lads of the underworld, working with pace boats.
A household supply who confirmed the incident on situation of anonymity disclosed that the abductors “attacked him and took him away. It occurred at round 7 am when he was going to drop his kids at school. The youngsters had been left by the gunmen they usually took their father away. However the incident has been reported to safety businesses, they haven’t made any contact with the household.”
“It’s believed that the abductors got here by way of the river as a result of individuals who noticed the incident stated they went by way of the bushes in that space that results in the riverside. Safety businesses have been knowledgeable and they’re doing the whole lot attainable to make sure that he’s launched unharmed and be reunited along with his household,” The household supply revealed.
However when contacted yesterday, the Edo State Police Command Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Chidi Nwabuzor, stated he was but to get the complete briefing of the incident.
“I’m not conscious of this growth but however I’ll discover out and get again to you,” the Police spokesman promised.