Bridget Esene, the public relations officer, PRO, of the Nigerian Immigration Service, NIS, Edo State Command, has been abducted.
She was abducted on Sunday, January 24, 2021, in Benin on her way to church.
The Nation learnt her abductors were yet to contact her family for ransom as at the time of this report.
It was gathered she was waylaid at Iqueniro off Agbor Road, dragged out of her car, and pushed into the kidnappers’ vehicle, which sped off amid sporadic gunshots.
A top official of NIS in Edo, who confirmed the kidnap, said Esene’s car had been recovered from the scene while the hoodlums escaped through the Benin-Auchi Expressway.
Chidi Nwabuzor, the Edo Police public relations officer, PPRO, could not be reached at press time.
Source: The Nation