The Punch newspaper reports that a former spokesman for Imo State Parliament, Lawman Duruji, has been kidnapped.
According to the report, he was abducted Duruji kidnapped on Saturday January 8th in Oriagu, Ehime Mbano local government, when he was returning from an event.
Also, a businessman was kidnapped in Owerri, Imo state, capital Popularly known as Ezzybee.
Ezzybee is said to have been kidnapped on Sunday January 9th while watching a local soccer game.
The wife of the former chairman of the Okigwe local government, Frank Onwunere, was also kidnapped.
Unidentified people were also kidnapped at the Okwelle junction in the Onuimo district and at the junction Umbomiri kidnapped in Mbaitoli counties and Amaraku in Mbano counties of the state.
The policeman When contacted, the commando ice spokesman Micheal Abattam said that the commando was on the trail of the kidnappers.
He announced that one of the victims kidnapped in Ubomiri had been rescued by the police
Unidentified armed men kidnap another monarch in Imo state
In a similar development, The Nation newspaper reported that unknown armed men On January 9, kidnapping a traditional ruler at Y-Junction in Orlu parish, Imo state.
A source said the kidnapping occurred during a heavy afternoon downpour when the monarch was traveling with his young daughter.
How gunmen bombed Ideato Police Headquarters in Imo
Remember that it was on Thursday January 6th, an attack on police headquarters in the township area Ideato South, Imo state.
Many detainees were released during the attack by armed men who stormed the facility with explosives.
The attackers destroyed the administration office, the division police officer’s office and the reception desk.
As Governor Uzodimma promised to ensure a safer Imo in 2022
Governor Uzodimma had previously spoken out in favor of a renewed and joint effort by the people of Imo to eradicate violence and other forms of crime in the state this year.
In his New Year’s message The people of the state promised Uzodimma that his government would work with security agencies to make Imo safer in 2022 and beyond.
He also promised that his government would be in this year will intensify their efforts to improve the infrastructure to resolve the eficit that she discovered when he took office.