Gunmen kidnap Odumegwu Ojukwu university professor, community bemoan failed road

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Gunmen have abducted a female professor at Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu , Anambra State.


lecturer, it gathered, abducted her way to Awka from .

Her name withheld for security reasons.

President-General of Enugwu-Agidi Brotherly Union, Ndubuisi Obijiofor, confirmed incident a statement.

He said, “This is to inform the general public of the unfortunate kidnap that took place the Enugwu-Agidi-Nawgu Road Wednesday around 6.25pm.

“The kidnap victim, a professor at the Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu , Anambra State, left for Awka after a meeting her colleagues the school. Unfortunately, her cut short by the activities of the kidnappers.

“This is the second time a lecturer will be falling a victim of the notorious kidnappers at the same spot.

“The particular spot where the incident took place is highly deplorable, making users of the road vulnerable to attacks.

“The leadership of the Enugwu-Agidi community wishes to inform the general public to desist from plying that route from 6.30pm because of the security threats, while we strategise as a community to beef up security around the area.


“We also urge the state to come to our aid by repairing the road to facilitate easy of .”

The state Public Relations Officer, Haruna Mohammed, confirmed the incident.

He said, “Although the alleged incident was not officially reported, the of , John Abang, has ordered discreet investigation to ascertain the veracity of the allegation, rescue the victim and fish out perpetrators order to bring them to justice.”