CISA) -A Catholic Priest, Rev Father Nwika Gbinu, has been abducted by a yet to be identified gunmen in Onne, Eleme local government area of Rivers State, Daily Trust has reported.
The catholic priest was reported to have been taken hostage from his residence in the early hours of Tuesday, and his whereabouts is still unknown two days after the incident.
The victim’s brother Gbinu Samuel while confirming the incident to newsmen on telephone wondered why a reverent father will be a target of kidnappers.
“I don’t know the reason for his abduction; he is a servant of God and I know that he did not have any problem with anyone”, he said.
Confirming the incident, the state commissioner of police, Mohammed Indabawa, said the police are investigating the incident and assured that soon they will rescue him and apprehend the suspects