Stress As Gunmen Kidnap Nigerian College Feminine Lecturer
It has been reported that Anambra residents have raised the alarm over the kidnap of Nigerian lecturer, The Nation stories.
The lecturer, a feminine Professor of the Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu College Igbariam, Anambra East native authorities space by unknown gunmen.
The incident passed off alongside Enugwu-Agidi -Nawgu street near 7pm on Wednesday
The kidnap of the lecturer is probably not unconnected with the latest #ENDSARS protest within the state the place eleven Police stations had been burnt and 6 others destroyed by hoodlums.
An eye fixed witness who spoke with The Nation Thursday, mentioned the abductors had been three in quantity and had been armed with three AK -47 riffles.
The Nation additional gathered that the sufferer hailed from Enugwu Ukwu Group in Njikoka native authorities space of the State.
It was the second time such kidnap would occur on the identical spot involving a lecturer of Ojukwu College in latest occasions.
The President Common of Enugwu-Agidi brotherly Union (EBU), Hon Ndubuisi Obijiofor associated the incident to the deplorable situation of the street.
He mentioned those that made fixed use of the street had been extra susceptible to such assault from hoodlums and warned that folks ought to keep away from that space late hours.
In keeping with him, “the management of the Enugwu-Agidi Group needs to tell most of the people to desist from plying that route as from 6:30pm due to the safety threats, whereas we strategize as a Group to beef up safety across the space.
“We additionally urge the state authorities to return to our help by repairing the street to facilitate simple motion of automobiles alongside the street for safety functions,” he mentioned.
When contacted, the State Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Mohammed Haruna, mentioned the alleged incident had not been formally reported to the command.
Nevertheless, he mentioned the Commissioner of Police John B. Abang, had already ordered for discreet investigation to establish the veracity of the allegation, reveal the sufferer and fish out the perpetrators in an effort to deliver them to Justice
However a senior Police Officer, who spoke with The Nation in confidence, confirmed the kidnap of the Varsity Professor, including that the command would do the whole lot to safe her launch
He lamented that through the #ENDSARS protest, the command misplaced some arms and ammunition to the hoodlums who destroyed and burnt Police Stations in Anambra.