Report reaching us that the ex-president adopted father has been abducted by unknown gunmen. They struck Otueke on Wednesday struck in Otuoke, former President Goodluck Jonathan’s hometown, and they abduct the ex-President’s first cousin and foster father, Chief Inengite Nitabai.
The 72-year-old Nitabai, a prominent chief of Otuoke in the Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, was whisked away from his resident at about 3.30am by seven armed men.
The Police Public Relations Officer, Bayelsa State Command, Mr. Asinim Butswat, confirmed the abduction and he said
On February 17, 2016, at about 03.30pm, seven unknown gunmen abducted Chief Inengite Nitabai in his residence in Otuoke, Ogbia Local Government Area.
“A massive manhunt has been launched by a combined team of the Marine Police and the Anti-Kidnapping Unit of the command to rescue the victim and arrest the abductors. Investigation is ongoing.”