The Nigeria Police Force Delta State Command has confirmed the abduction of the mother of a manager in a first generation bank in Delta State.
The 65 years old woman known as Angelina Atiku, was abducted from her residence at Oguname-Olomu under Ughelli South Local Government Area of the State at arround 8:00am on Monday 20th January, 2020.
An eyewitnesses said the abductors numbered up to four (4) and were heavily armed with AK 47 rifles. A close family source disclosed that as of Monday morning, the hoodlums were yet to establish contact with the family.
The incident is coming less than three weeks after a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Ward Chairman in the area, Paul Onomuakpokpo, who was assassinated by unknown gunmen. In confirming the abduction of the woman, Delta State Commissioner of Police, Hafiz Inuwa, said the police are aware of the matter. He said, “I heard about it and we are doing something towards ensuring that she is rescued soonest.