The National Youth Leader of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Udeh Okoye was on Monday abducted in his farm in Enugu State.
The spokesperson of the police command in Enugu state, Ebere Amaraizu confirmed that Okoye was allegedly held at gunpoint and taken away by unknown gunmen.
He said: “We are on it, but because of the nature of the incident, we would not be able to disclose many details. He went to his farm and was kidnapped, that should do for now.”
Amaraizu said: “The commissioner of police has directed operatives to go after the abductors with a view to rescuing him alive,”
The police spokesman added that it had not been confirmed whether Okoye’s abduction is a case of kidnapping or not as no ransom had been demanded as of the time of filing this report.